Duncan Macleod is the Director of the Uniting Learning Network, which involves oversight of a network of educators, trainers, researchers and consultants. He is based at the Centre for Ministry where he is a member of the United Theological College executive leadership team and manager of the UME Resourcing Team. Before starting up with UME in January 2014, Duncan worked for the Uniting Church in Australia as Minister Youth & Families (Robina), mission consultant and Vision for Mission Advocate (Queensland Synod), and Presbytery Minister Mission/Education (Canberra Region). He was previously a minister in Tokoroa, New Zealand, and National Youth Ministry Coordinator for the Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand. Based in Sydney, Duncan brings experience in mission resourcing, education for ministry, communication and marketing. He blogs online at Postkiwi (faith and culture) and The Inspiration Room (advertising and design). Duncan's contact details are - Desk: 02 8838 8935 | Mobile: 0439 828 718 | E-mail: DuncanM@nswact.uca.org.au
Uniting Mission & Education is an arm of the Uniting Church in Australia, NSW/ACT Synod. UME staff are here to assist the Church to provide education, theological insight, strategy, research and resources for leadership, discipleship, ministry and mission to serve Christ who rules and renews the Church and seeks the reconciliation of creation. Our approach is to:
Encourage a creative and pioneering spirit; contextualise; be a prophetic voice; model what we are about; engage in reflective practice.