Our Keynote Speaker is Revd Dr Roger Walton. He is a retired ordained presbyter in the Methodist Church. As well as varied circuit appointments he was Connexional Secretary for Adult Learning 1987-99 then Director of the Wesley Study Centre, Durham. 2016-17 he was President of the British Methodist Conference. His research interests are in Christian education and topics concerning discipleship  publishing several books on these subjects.

Group leader Revd Prebendary Helen Morby is the Rector of six rural parishes in the Edgmond and Shifnal Deanery of the Diocese of Lichfield. Her ministry is rooted in prayer and she does not shy away from challenging others to deepen their relationship with Christ. She has a love for people which is nurturing and encouraging for all. Helen has been studying for an MA in Practical and Contextual Theology in which she has researched discipleship in both Rural and African Theology. 

Group leader Revd Andrew Roberts is an author, most recently of 'Holy Habits' He has been a disciple of Christ since his teens and is now a retired Methodist minister. Formerly national Director of Training with Fresh Expressions, an agency that encourages new ways of 'doing church', Andrew has a wide ranging speaking and teaching ministry. 

Group leader Dr Lindsey Hall is the Director of Vocations for the Lichfield Diocese seeking to encourage the vocations of all God's people. She is an associate tutor at Queen's Foundation for Ecumenical Theological Education, Birmingham. Before that Lindsey taught theology at Trinity College, Dublin, The Church of Ireland Theological College and King's College, London.