The VBC Board


Andrew Beddoe

In 2010 Andrew joined MTS to explore Christian ministry training in the VET sector. After piloting the MTS Blue Collar Ministry Apprenticeship in Fairfield, Sydney, Andrew became convinced of the need to make this model of training accessible to Christians around the country. This resulted in the establishment of the Vocational Bible College in 2015. Andrew has also been involved in AFES ministry amongst International students at Wollongong University and served as a Pastor at St Barnabas Fairfield and Bossley Park Anglican Church.


John Woodhouse

John has taught at Moore Theological College in Sydney for more than 30 years. From 2002 to 2013 he served as the College’s Principal. He was in pastoral ministry at Christ Church, St Ives from 1991-2002. More recently he has written two very helpful commentaries for preachers on 1 & 2 Samuel.


Allan Dodd

Allan has been an active member of St Paul’s Carlingford Anglican Church for many years. He is a Fellow of CPA Australia and Justice of the Peace. Prior to his retirement from full time work in 2015, he was a registered Tax Agent, Company Auditor, Self-Managed Superannuation Fund Auditor and External Examiner for the Law Society of New South Wales.


Bruce Bennett

Bruce has spent all but four years of his life in country Australia, in either farming or ministry. He is also a qualified carpenter. After leaving farming Bruce and his young family moved to Sydney to study at Moore College. After college the Bennetts spent nine years ministering in the Armidale diocese. In 2005 he took up the position of senior minister at Orange Evangelical Church where he continues to lead the team.