Victorian Council of Churches welcomes new Executive Officer
The Rev Ian Smith
Mr Frank Stuart, President of the Victorian Council of Churches (VCC) has announced the appointment of the new Executive Officer, the Revd Ian Smith. "Ian comes to this position with many years’ experience within the Victorian Council of Churches - firstly as a delegate from the Churches of Christ, then on the Executive, and over the last couple of years as President.
"Ian has been a Churches of Christ minister for over 30 years, over the last decade with the Thornbury congregation. We know of his commitment to ecumenism, and we look forward to working with him as we strengthen the relationship of the Council with our Member Churches. Ian's commitment to issues of justice will also assist the conversations we need to have with the churches; how do we find ways to encourage the churches to speak together on issues that affect us all"
Ian commences work in this position on the 2nd September.