Derek & Georgina Smith - Senior Pastors

Derek & Georgina carry the overall leadership and vision across all Kings campuses. They have been married for nearly 30 years and bring a huge wealth of experience and wisdom from their years in ministry together. Born and raised in Bolton, Derek initially trained as a landscape gardener before going into training for full-time ministry, where he met Georgina.

Together they’re passionate about empowering people to be all they can be and are committed to seeing the local Church established. With a contagious enthusiasm for life and a down-to-earth gritty style, their ministry has inspired and challenged people all over the world to grow into everything God has for them.


Core Team

Alongside Derek & Georgina, the Core Team oversee the spiritual direction and broad ministry at Kings Church across campuses.


Adam & Susie Islip
Executive Pastors


Ian & Joanne Scholes
Associate Pastors