Ali leads discipleship, spiritual growth & pastoral care at Rising Brook.
Ali has a degree in history and prior to Rising Brook taught history at secondary school level in Newcastle under Lyme. She was brought up in Stafford and met her husband, Dave, while at university. In 2003, Ali and Dave became Ministers with responsibility for youth at Rising Brook as a job-share. Even before then Ali sensed God calling her to wider ministry and in 2008 was called into her current ministry role and is responsible for overseeing and encouraging spiritual growth through discipleship, group life and pastoral care. She is part of the preaching and teaching team and is director of Rising Brook’s Leadership School. Ali is passionate about seeing people develop and grow into the people God made them to be and also oversees the development of personal discipleship and freedom through Freedom in Christ and Bethel Sozo ministries. Ali is part of the leadership team for the Fresh Streams network for the UK and speaks regionally and nationally at events. She is married with 2 children.