Matthew Skirton is from the UK but has spent more than half of his life serving in Eastern Europe. Together with his wife, Helen, he pioneered OM’s work in Moldova in the mid-1990s, handing over field leadership in March 2015. He also served as Regional Leader for OM in Eastern Europe for seven years.
Matthew took on the role of UK CEO of OM in 2016.
Larry has been a Christian since age 22 and over the years has served and pastored in several local churches in Ireland. As well as networking with various Irish churches he is also involved in the “Summerfire Conference” held annually in Cork.
He ran his own business for many years, but now spends most of his time itinerating internationally, speaking at conferences, churches and events in countries in the U.K. , Europe and Africa, as well as regular visits to Asia, especially China and India.
Larry is married to Ruth who travels and ministers with him. They have four children and eight grandchildren. He enjoys reading history, watching rugby and cricket. He swims and walks to keep fit, plays the guitar reasonably well and the five string banjo poorly!
Having lived in County Kildare for 32 years Larry and Ruth have recently returned to live in south Dublin.
Les Wheeldon was ordained by a German missionary society in 1979. With his wife Vicki, he went and pioneered a work in West Africa. The Lord blessed and poured out the Holy Spirit, forming a living church which is going strong today.
After serving the Lord for 8 years in Cameroon they returned to the UK where Les pastored several churches, before devoting his time to traveling and ministering extensively in Africa, Asia and Europe preaching and teaching the word of God.
He has taught in several Bible Schools in UK. and is currently Head of Biblical Studies at the Marketplace Bible Institute (where Ravi Zacharias is an international advisor) in Singapore. Les and Vicki visit twice a year to hold seminars at MBI and Tung Ling Bible School and continue with their itinerant ministry in many countries.
Dave lives in Wirral with his wife and two daughters. He serves as one of the elders at Longcroft Church and also works full-time as a Learning & Development practitioner in Liverpool.