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Management Committee and Trustees

LEAF Trustees:

LEAF is a charity registered with the Charities Commission [reg nos: 1111910] each member of the management committee is a trustee of the organisation. Futher details can be found on the Charities Comission website here: The LEAF Management Committee is made up of a group of committed Evangelical Christians who are passionate about supporting the local church community, its leaders and fellowships. They meet each month to pray for local leaders and every two months for a Committee meeting to pray and plan the way ahead.

The LEAF Management Committee is presently made up of: (in alphabetical order...)

Alison JohnAlison John (LEAF Coordinator)
Alison became Coordinator for LEAF when Phil Cole stepped down as LEAF Chair in October 2014. Alison was born in Bristol and became a Christian as a child. She read Physics at St. Hilda’s College, Oxford, and worked as a physicist in research for a (read more...)

David HeronDavid Heron
David was born in North London and lived in that area for over 60 years before moving to Lyndhurst in 2007. By the time David was 13 he had decided he (read more...)

Joy BinghamJoy Bingham (Prayer Coordinator)
Joy joined the LEAF Committee during 2016 and has taken on the responsibility of LEAF Prayer Coordinator. Joy is pastor of the River of Life Church TIptoe and (read more...)

Revd. Dr. Pete LightPete Light
Peter was born in Southampton and came to know the Lord aged 18 through involvement with the Boys Brigade at Isaac Watts Congregational Church. As his faith grew strong he (read more...)

Phil Cole​Phil Cole (Treasurer)
Phil started his working life as an auctioneer and then trained to become an accountant. He became a partner in a small practice working with four other partners. Phil became a Christian in  (read more...)

Trevor Green Trevor Green
Trevor Green joined the LEAF Committee in early 2015 after being asked the previous year to consider getting involved with the Management Team. Trevor is one of the many Brummies who over the years has migrated south (read more...)


LEAF Administrator:

Brian EdgeleyBrian Edgeley
Brian was born in Upminster in Essex and attended Sunday School with a neighbours family. He purchased a guitar in Valencia whilst travelling in his early twenties and sang for his tea in many a foreign restaurant (read more...)


The members of the management committee are referenced on these individual biographical pages:

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