We will be electing a Board at our inaugural AGM. Our Steering Committee is made up of:
Natalie Cooper is a Sydney Christian who attends an Anglican church. She grew up in the Baptist church in Perth. Natalie’s professional background is in nursing; she currently works in healthcare business development and is also secretary of PFLAG NSW.
Rev Dr Keith Mascord
Rev. Dr Keith Mascord is a Sydney-based Anglican priest and the author of Faith without Fear: risky choices facing contemporary Christians (2016) and A Restless Faith: leaving fundamentalism in a quest for God (2012). He was previously a lecturer at Sydney’s Moore Theological College, teaching philosophy and pastoral ministry for a total of 15 years.
Rev Dr Margaret Mayman
Margaret Mayman is minister at Pitt Street Uniting Church, a spirited community of justice-seeking friends in the heart of Sydney. Margaret holds a PhD in Christian Ethics from Union Theological Seminary, New York.
Benjamin Oh is a community organizer who has been working to build greater understanding about the reality of LGBTI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex) people from faith and diverse cultural backgrounds. He also works as an educator and advocate on areas of human rights as well as international aid and community development. Ben is chair of the GLBTIQ Interfaith & Intercultural Network (GIIN)
Irene has advocated for gay rights issues for decades. Her advocacy has included making submissions to government and lobbying politicians directly. Working in aged care, Irene strongly advocates for equality and the rights of older GLBTIQ people. Irene is congregate at Holy Trinity Dulwich Hill and is a member of several professional forums.