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Mark Knox

Mark is the founder and co-ordinator of Aspire NI. Mark is married to Heather, lives in Craigavon and helps to lead Cara Craigavon. Mark loves music, films and watching football. He supports Glenavon FC and Manchester City.



Matthew Turner

Matthew works for Aspire NI as a schools co-ordinator. Matthew is from Lurgan and is studying Theology at Belfast Bible College. When not working or studying Matthew enjoys playing sport. Matthew is involved in Cara Craigavon where he leads the kids club every Thursday.



Andrew is a schools co-ordinator. Andrew is from Portadown and when not in schools working with Aspire he enjoys woodwork, travel and running. Andrew has a passion for social justice and within that, seeing young people achieve their full potential regardless of social class or background.




Megan is a schools co-ordinator with Aspire NI. She is currently studying Theology at Union Theological College. Megan likes music, art and golf. Her two biggest dreams are that Liverpool will win the league and Oasis will reform.


Vikki Carson

Vikki is the Primary School’s Co-Ordinator. She is currently completing a masters in counselling at Ulster University. Vikki is very involved in her local church, Emmanuel Lurgan. She likes playing the piano, Justin Bieber and being with people.