Revd Wes Sutton

Director

Wes Sutton has been in Christian Ministry some 30 years. Wes trained as a teacher, he started full time ministry with Youth for Christ in N.E. London in 1982 as a worship leader, songwriter, and evangelist. After 6 productive years with YFC, he moved to Loughton to lead a small church of 20, which over the next 19 years grew to over 400. On leaving Vineyard Church, Loughton, Wes led the Oasis Church Network for three years, initiating a church planting strategy to establish churches in challenging communities, and immediately prior to joining Acorn as Director, ran a consultancy helping churches and leaders understand and define their calling.

Howard FlemingHoward Fleming

National Training Manager

Howard has completed a Training Executive course through the Open University and spent eight years as the manager of a training and employment project. He then returned to full-time education, studying theology and cross-cultural communications at Redcliffe College, before taking up further roles which involved coaching and mentoring individuals in customer care and negotiation skills, and spending some time working in the not-for-profit sector. Howard delivers Acorn training and leads our team of amazing Acorn Trainer's all over the UK.