Jesus found Simon at university. Simon trained as a GP and then worked in mission in Peru for 12 years. He retired from General Practice in 2015. He is married to Ann and they have three grown up sons, one lovely daughter-in-law and a granddaughter. Together they are now involved in a team building Christian community in Lincolnshire. Their shared passion is the spread of the Word of God and they are members of the Lincoln Bassingham CBS class.
Midlands Regional Director and National Study Library Supervisor
Virginia has seen her life transformed by God by being a member of CBS since 1999. She has a passion for seeing the ministry grow to enable God to similarly transform the lives of others.
Northern Regional Director
Ali maintains regular contact with classes and Class Visitors north of Leicester to ensure all leaders are supported in their roles. She is also on the Conference Team to assist in the successful planning and delivery of our annual national leaders’ conference. Ali is a member of the Sheffield Crookes class, where she lives with her husband and two sons.
Lathan and Dinah Ball
Regional Directors for Wales and the Bristol area
Lathan and Dinah have been members of Thornhill Church in Cardiff since coming to faith in 2001. Lathan has a background in biotechnology and loves mountaineering and photography. He has been a member of the Thornhill CBS class since it started in 2010 and loves it!
Dinah has a background in Nursing and since 2006 has worked as a Pastoral Carer at their home church. She helped establish the Thornhill CBS class in 2010 and has watched in amazement as God has steadily grown this little Saturday morning gathering. They have three children – Eleanor (21), Lucy (18) and Joe (16).
Regional Director South
Bonnie’s mother, Lee Campbell, started CBS. Bonnie helped start the international arm of CBS and she worked to develop the ministry for 7 years before she met husband Nick and they settled in the UK. She now leads the CBS class at Holy Trinity Brompton. She has three teenagers and a grandchild who is her delight.
National Training Director
Sandy is a retired Civil Servant where she held the role of Snr. Training and Development Consultant within the sphere of Leadership & Management. From October 2015 Sandy became responsible for the CBS training within the UK. Since retiring, Sandy has had the opportunity to allow her passion and commitment for CBS grow. She is married to Andy Lewis (Trustee) and together they lead the Nettleham class in the village where they live in Lincoln.
Pauline Wiggett has been the class leader at Bailgate Lincoln CBS for 12 years now and for several years was part of the UK training team. She has been instrumental in helping groups for Adults with Learning Difficulties adapt the level 1, 2 and 3 materials. She also heads up CBS France.
Children and Youth Supervisor
Ann is from the West of Ireland and trained as a midwife. After studying at All Nations Christian College she worked with her husband for 13 years in Peru in health, pastoral and leadership roles. It was there they first started studying with CBS. Subsequently for several years Ann supported the early work of CBS in Ireland.
She has a passion for bringing God’s Word alive for children and young people.
She is married to Simon and they have three grown up sons and one lovely daughter-in-law. Together they are involved in an interdenominational team, which is building a Christian community in a new-build village in rural Lincolnshire. Their shared passion is the spread of the Word of God and they are members of the Lincoln Bassingham class.