George was born in Belfast in 1967 and came to Reading in 1988 to study for a Masters Degree at the University of Reading having completed his first degree at the University of Nottingham. He has held a number of positions in the church including church Treasurer, Home group leader and Music for Worship leader as well as being on the Leadership Team. He is married to Sharon and has three grown up children. He became a Christian at the age of 13 and says he still has a lot to learn.
Outside of church George is Chief Executive of the Tenant Farmers Association, which has its national headquarters in Theale and a School Governor. He has eclectic musical tastes including Chris Tomlin, Iona, Tim Hughes, Hillsongs, Cliff Richard, Van Morrison and Sting. His favourite books include anything by Thomas Hardy and “The Heavenly Man” by Brother Yun. His favourite film is “A Room with a View” and he enjoys dramas on TV on rare nights in with his wife!