Moderator -Rev. Dr Ashley Beck
St Mary’s University
Catholic Bishop’s Conference of England and Wales
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Management Committee 2023:
Dr Ben Ryan – appointed representative of Church of England. Responsible for overseeing the Church of England’s strategic and corporate responses across a wide portfolio of policy areas including migration, modern slavery, criminal justice, marriage and family life, gambling, alcohol and substance abuse.
Rev. Dr Matthew Ross LLB BD MTh FSASco -(non-representative). Member, International Presbytery (Church of Scotland), since 2018. Programme Executive for Diakonia and Capacity Building, World Council of Churches, Geneva, Switzerland, since 2018.
Dorothy Knights – appointed representative of the Ecumenical Forum for European Christian Women (former co-President) and Coordination for England. Local coordinator for the Anglican Mothers’ Union.
Andy Dye – appointed representative of Methodist Church of Great Britain. Global Relationships Programme Team Leader for The Methodist Church Connexional Team.
Jacob Oakes – appointed representative of Bishop’s Conference of England and Wales. Policy analyst and researcher on international affairs and migration for the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales.
General Secretary – Rebecca Bellamy
Coordinator – Centre of Religion, Reconciliation and Peace – University of Winchester
Executive Secretary – European Council of Religious Leaders
Sarah Dodgson – appointed representative of British Quakers (Religious Society of Friends). Former volunteer manager and commercial fundraiser Amnesty International UK 2005-2015 Community Organiser Stronger In, Britain for Europe, Grassroots for Europe 2015-2021.
Rev. Dr Keith Archer – former Anglican Vicar of Salford 1993- 2010 and Diocesan Officer for Europe 1991-2010. Author. Many years active in organising UK-Germany church exchanges/visits.
Rev. Andrew Bowden – appointed representative of the Churches European Rural Network. Author on Rural Society, Farming and the Rural Church.
Keith Jenkins – former General Secretary of the European Ecumenical Commission for Church and Society (EECCS). Associate General Secretary of CEC and Director of its Church and Society Commission 1999-2002.
Helen Hutchison – Chair of the Europe Group in St Albans Diocese. She is a writer and campaigner
with a background in press and public relations work and formerly Senior Press Officer at the Equal