Andy, with his wife Janine, developed and currently lead a Dream Coaching program at Bethel Church in Redding, California. They help people identify their dreams, desires and calling and then coach them in creating practical steps to move forward.
Andy is a passionate builder of people and is also partnering with Danny Silk to implement a Leadership Development department for Bethel Church (400 employees plus ministry school students and church members).Â His years of experience in working with people in both church and business environments has given him a wealth of experience to help people identify where they are at in the calling journey and understand the process to continue gaining ground. Andy is known for his enthusiasm for life, his gift of encouragement and his ability to connect with a people from a wide range of backgrounds.
Andy and his wife Janine come from the beautiful east coast of New Zealand. Together with their four elementary aged children and ten suitcases, they arrived in Redding, California in August of 2008. Andy has a background ranging from relationship management and agri-business consultancy to international community development, having helped establish a microfinance project, orphan program and leadership development in eastern Uganda. He was also involved for ten years in the leadership team of a local New Zealand church. At the core of all this was the desire to help people discover purpose and resource them in whatever way possible to get there.