Lisa Bateup

CultureConnect Director

Lisa is a graduate of Sydney Missionary and Bible College and is passionate about giving peoople the opportunity to hear about Jesus.

As CultureConnect Director she looks after a team of people around Australia who are actively involved in local cross-cultural ministry as well as envisioning, training and resourcing the local church to engage more effectively with neighbours from Asia and the Arab world.

Katherine Shields

CHAT Youth Worker

Katherine has a passion to see people come to know Jesus and get involved in God’s mission. She has worked and volunteered in a variety of youth ministry roles giving her extensive experience working with youth and young adults. Her experience includes helping train youth for short term cross cultural trips and running ministry programs in high schools.

Katherine has a background in Marine Science and Conservation and is studying a Masters at Ridley Bible College. Katherine works with Interserve as a youth worker and creation care advocate.