Nick is an Anglican priest who has previously worked in social policy in state and local government. He is currently Archdeacon for Diocesan Partnerships, Anglican Diocese of Melbourne, with oversight of parish partnerships in emergency relief, community development and social enterprise with welfare agencies, hospital and prison chaplaincy, and the preventing violence against women program. Nick is a member of the ethics committees of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare and the Brotherhood of St Laurence. He is training as a spiritual director with the Living Well Centre for Christian Spirituality. Amongst Nick’s qualifications is a PhD in social anthropology.