Originally from Ballarat in Victoria, John has had a varied background in Christian leadership.
He ‘cut his teeth’ in ministry through founding and directing a national full-time high school based music ministry called Corazon from 1990-1999.
John has been in pastoral ministry since then at churches such as Suffolk Park Church of Christ (Byron Bay) and Alstonville Baptist Church.
John, along with his wife Angie and 4 adult children commenced at Lismore Baptist in 2009.
He is also Regional Minister, overseeing the 11 Baptist Churches in the Northern Rivers district of NSW.
John is passionate to see people of all ages find their true identity in Christ and find ways to grow and serve in their local community.