Core Team

Ralph Pedley

Ralph studied theology at uni before going into full-time ministry, and now heads up all Campus Awakening does in the UK & Europe. He loves teaching people about their identity and activating them in a supernatural lifestyle.

Phil Smith

Phil is the UK Director for Jesus Culture and leads Vinelife Church, Manchester along with his wife, Sarah. He has been working on campus for over 15 years and is passionate about seeing the kingdom of God come to our universities.

Yves Bulundwe

Yves lives in Lausanne, Switzerland with his wife and two kids and has recently planted Home church. He heads up Campus Awakening in the French-speaking nations of Europe, connecting with leaders and translating resources.

Abi Riley

Abi comes all the way from Brisbane, Australia and got a heart for the UK while studying here. She's heading up our church connections and co-ordinating our events.

Karim Stoddart

Karim hails from Bradford and recently graduated from his degree in Economics. As well getting alongside student leaders, he'll be working on our media and communications.


We are also so blessed to work with these leaders around the UK and Europe who contribute to Campus Awakening though leading Hubs, developing resources, shaping strategy and in many other ways:

Paul & Joy Blundell

Alive Lincoln Site Pastors • Lincoln Hub and Oversight

Lizete Dos Santos

Vinelife Church Manchester Student Worker • Manchester Hub Leader

Joy Adcock, Lauren Johnson & Thom Law

Alive Lincoln Student Leaders • Lincoln Hub Leaders

Ed Green

Hoole Baptist Church • Chester Hub Leader

Phil Nixon

St Michael's Student Leader • Aberystwyth Hub Leader


Geneva Hub Leader

Fiona Simonne

Lausanne Hub Leader

Chris Lawrence

River City Church Cardiff Leader • Cardiff Hub Leader

Victoria Maschico

Research • Resources and Oversight

Sarah Smith

Vinelife Church Manchester Senior Leader • Resources and Oversight

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