Meet the Ambassador Team

Our volunteer ambassadors connect, equip and support workplace Christians. They provide personal encouragement and prayer to leaders of Christian Workplace Groups and also facilitate networking events in their regions to share good practice.

If you would like to know more about being an ambassador please fill out our contact us form.

Andrew Humphreys

Andrew Humphreys

South East of England and Public Services
Andrew.Humphreys@transformworkuk.org

Andrew Humphreys is on Transform Work UK’s team of Ambassadors for the South East of England and is the Ambassador Lead for organisations delivering public services. All of Andrew’s work experience has been in delivering or managing different kinds of public services and he is passionate about public service delivery organisations fulfilling their potential as great places to work that deliver services that transform people’s lives according to kingdom values.

Andrew has spent his career in public service delivery settings of various kinds and today works as a consultant helping to improve public services through a consulting business he set up. Andrew has a wide range of Christian ministry experience from street evangelism to leading a church pastorate and has experience of mentoring growing leaders in the Church of England.

Ann Cheung

Ann Cheung

Greater Manchester / Warrington in the North West
Ann.Cheung@transformworkuk.org

Ann Cheung is the Ambassador for Greater Manchester and Warrington in the North West. She loves working with people who are in the business of growing the Kingdom of God because it’s real, purposeful and excitingand a real privilege. After 30 years working in the infrastructure sector as a Chartered Civil Engineer and Programme and Project Management Consultant, she’s been called to work with Christians in corporate life, Christians in leadership and Christian teams whether that’s in the corporate world, charities or churches. She is an Executive Coach and Systemic Team Coach and works to enable people to get clear, get equipped and get going so that they can live-out their calling.

Matt Aldridge

Matt Aldridge

Ambassador for South West of England
Matt.Aldridge@transformworkuk.org

Matt worked in Publishing for 10 years, firstly in Basingstoke and later in Kings Cross. Whilst working in Kings Cross, Matt attended the lunchtime ministries run by St Helen's at Bishopsgate and it was during this time that God gave him a heart for workplace ministries. He has a strong belief that God should be placed at the centre of our '9-5'.

Matt has since started working for a Clinical Research Organisation based in Reading where he has established a Christian Work Group for the workers of the Green Park business park. Over recent months Matt has been assisting TWUK Thames Valley Ambassador Dave Law with Matt recently joining the TWUK team as Ambassador for Reading.

Grace Gillen

Grace Gillen

National Health Service

Grace.Gillen@transformworkuk.org

Grace  has worked in local government for six years, with over four years experience in delivering training specialising in children and young people's health, safety and wellbeing. She has a real passion for children and young people to grow up safe, free from harm and to know who they are as children of God. This has allowed her undertake mission work in different parts in Africa, where she was able to do direct work helping to increase self-esteem of young women who had experienced childhood trauma.

Grace is an active member of church, and is excited by being called into work ministry to encourage and equip other Christians in their workplaces to share their faith in Jesus, and be a real benefit to their organisations in practical, loving ways.

Lee Higson

Lee Higson

Bolton
Lee.Higson@transformworkuk.org

Lee has been in the energy industry for the last 22 years but had a complete career change in September 2019. He’s now training as a Pioneer Ordinand with the Church of England.

He is passionate though about Christian Workplace Groups and started a small (3-4 of us) cell church group on the Banff, an oil rig in the north sea, which gave some really good opportunities to share Jesus at work, especially at Christmas time.

Bernadette Sam-King

Bernadette Sam-King

Wales
Bernadette.Sam-King@transformworkuk.org

Bernadette has joined the team in Wales to help support and grow workplace groups.

She has a professional background in HR & Training, and has worked for over 25 years in various sectors from charities to private sector. She has a calling to encourage, coach, develop, motivate and nurture people to reach their full potential in all that they were created to be. Passionate about the mission to bear witness in our workplaces and be salt and light in any area of society we are positioned in.

Adrian Holloway

Adrian Holloway

Bedford, Cambridge, Peterborough, Northampton, 
Adrian.Holloway@transformworkuk.org

Adrian retired in 2012 after a career spanning 38 years in local government. He was an active member of Christian Workplace Groups at all five of the Councils where he worked and was a leader for the last 15 years. During that time, he led the Bedfordshire County Council group in a "Transforming Bedfordshire" project which mirrored and supported the Council's successful transformation initiative which saw the Council rise from zero star to 3 star status in just three years as part of the Government's Corporate Performance Assessment tables. Adrian reported on this and the growth of the Bedfordshire group at the TWUK Conference in 2009.

Anna Somuyiwa

Anna Somuyiwa

Pharma
Anna.Somuyiwa@transformworkuk.org

Anna is our newest Ambassador to join team. She has a real heart to support workplace Christians especially in the pharma industry connecting, supporting and equipping. She is part of Christians in Pharmacy and the Pharma Christian Network.

Dave Law

Dave Law

Thames Valley
Dave.Law@transformworkuk.org

Dave lives in Reading where he works as a scientist for a Thames Water and heads up their Christian group. He also leads a local faith and work ministry called Reading at Work and is part of the Industrial Christian Fellowship, a national faith and work think tank. Dave is passionate to see Christians going into their workplace as missionaries.

Carol Porter

Carol Porter

National government groups
Carol.Porter@transformworkuk.org

Carol retired December 2020 from the Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office where she had led a Christian Workplace Group for many years. Now she would like to encourage other national government groups to flourish in the UK and abroad.

Mal Shaw

Mal Shaw

Bristol, Gloucester, Wiltshire
Mal.Shaw@transformworkuk.org

Mal is also one of our volunteer trustees. Go to our 'Board of Trustees' page to find out more.

Steve Matthews

Steve Matthews

Liverpool/Merseyside
Steve.Matthews@transformworkuk.org

Steve is also one of our volunteer trustees. Go to our 'Board of Trustees' page to find out more.

Dave MacFarlane

Dave MacFarlane

Maidenhead & Windsor
Dave.MacFarlane@transformworkuk.org
Femi Idowu

Femi Idowu

Ambassador for London Councils
Femi.Idowu@transformworkuk.org
Rick Pearl

Rick Pearl

Wales
Rick.Pearl@transformworkuk.org

Rick focuses on the public sector in Wales.

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Paul Mew

Local Authorities
Paul.Mew@transformworkuk.org

See also the Board of Trustees and Associates