Dave is the founder of Nexus along with his wife, Kate. The vision for Nexus ICA started over 20 years ago while Dave and Kate were on tour working for Youth for Christ. Work started on the school in 1996, with Nexus ICA then opening for students in 1998. Since then, Dave has been leading the institute and its development.
Dave oversees the strategy and creative direction of Nexus ICA.
As well as establishing Nexus ICA, Dave and Kate have exercised their love of teaching by home educating their two sons.
Dave has an MA from Birmingham University in Evangelical and Pentecostal studies and is an associate fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
Kate is a founder of Nexus ICA along with her husband, Dave. They have been leading the school together since it began over 20 years ago. Kate originally trained as a primary school teacher before joining Youth for Christ with Dave to head up their band ministry.
She spent four years with YFC travelling around the UK and Europe, teaching in schools and training the musicians in the band. In 1998 Dave and Kate started up Nexus ICA and over the years Kate has had a variety of roles within the school, now working as the the Executive Chair of the Board of Trustees.
Kate is an experienced worship leader and gifted prophetic song writer and oversees pastoral care.
As well as establishing Nexus ICA, Kate and Dave have exercised their love of teaching by home educating their two sons.
She has a BEd (Hons) in Education and English Literature and is an associate fellow of the Higher Education Academy.