Onside Ministries Trustees
Rev. Rob Powell
Rob is Vicar at St James Church of England in Streatham, south London and has been in ministry for over 20 years after graduating from Trinity College, Bristol with a BA (Hons.) in Theology. Rob has a vision for football ministry and has been on two Onside Soccer trips to Chennai, helping start the first long term Onside project at Christ Church. Rob is a huge sports fan and supports the St Helens Rugby League team as well as Manchester United. He is married to Claire, has two children, two grandchildren and lives in south London.
Mark currently works as Operational Delivery Manager at National Savings and Investments and brings financial, operations and I.T. expertise to the board of trustees. Prior to working for NS&I, Mark was Internet Support Manager at Reed Exhibitions after working as an I.T. Project Manager for a start-up business. Mark is married to Lyndsay, has two children and lives in Wallington. Both he and Lyndsay attend Vineyard Church Sutton.
Paul founded Onside Soccer in 2009, which was the catalyst for Onside Ministries, and also currently works for Compassion UK, the child sponsorship charity. He is an F.A. qualified coach and has set up coaching academies in both India and Uganda. Paul is originally a native of Northern Ireland but currently lives in London, is married to Joanne and has two sons, called Finn and Zachary. He attends Carshalton Beeches Baptist Church.