The Revd Richard White
Director of Making & Nurturing Disciples
Richard plays a critical role in development and implementation of the ‘Reach’ goal of the Diocese, and with senior colleagues co-ordinates, directs and resources activity on the ‘Growth’ goal. He leads on addressing the challenge of the under-representation in the worshipping and active life of the church of younger adults and people in places where life is tough.
The Revd John Lee
Team Leader, Multiply
John is responsible for day-to-day oversight of the work of building New Worshipping Communities focused on 20s-40s, and leads a team of 14 full-time 20s – 40s Ministers, placed strategically across the Diocese of York. He was Rector of St Paul's, Holgate Rd, York from 2002 to the end of 2018 (with additional oversight of St Barnabas in his final year), and became Area Dean of York - in effect the convenor of all the Church of England clergy in the City of York.
Dr Ben Walker
Associate Team Leader, Multiply
Ben works with Multiply Team Leader the Revd John Lee to oversee the ‘Growth Fund’ making grants possible across the Diocese to enable lay people to lead the creation of New Worshipping Communities focused on those in their 20s-40s. He is a Senior Leader at G2 York, an innovative, creative and missional fresh expression of church particularly reaching younger adults; with his wife Holly, Ben is also the Service Leader for G2 City which is one of G2’s two sites.