Eric is the chair of the ECM Ireland Council. He is married to Gillian and has three children and six grandchildren, four of these are in England. Eric is an elder in Coleraine Baptist Church and has studied (part-time) at the Irish Baptist College. He is actively involved the life of the church and along with his fellow elders, desires to see their congregation presented ‘mature in Christ’ (Col. 1:28). Eric has also been a leader in Campaigners (the church’s uniformed youth organisation) for over 25 years and enjoys keeping fit by any means available!