Mike is the Regional Ministry Director (NSW/ACT/QLD) for SIM Australia:http://www.sim.org.au/ SIM is an international mission organisation with approximately 1600 missionaries serving in over 60 countries.
Mike came to Sydney from New Zealand in 1979 to study at Moore Theological College. Mike is married to Barbara and they have three daughters and a son and a growing bevy of grandchildren. The family spent seven years in Pakistan where Mike was involved in leadership training and theological education.
Upon returning to Sydney Mike has been involved in full-time cross-cultural ministry training, resourcing and consultancy for 15 years. For 8 years he served as the Cross Cultural Ministry Coordinator for the Presbyterian Church of NSW.
He has also lectured part-time at the Presbyterian Theological Centre (Old Testament and Multicultural Ministry), SMBC [Sydney Missionary and Bible College; Multicultural Ministry) and at Moore Theological College (Christian appraisal of Buddhism).