Peter Lynas

Peter leads the team at Evangelical Alliance in Northern Ireland. He is a former barrister who then completed his M. Div at Regent College in Vancouver where he serves as a board member. Peter is part of the leadership at Causeway Coast Vineyard and is a regular speaker and media commentator. He is passionate about the role of faith in the public square. 


David Smyth

David is our lead on public policy. He is a former solicitor and represents the Evangelical Alliance on a range of government, civic and charitable forums. He serves in the space where faith, law, politics and culture intersect. 


Dawn McAvoy

Dawn keeps the office and team in order. She also heads up Both Lives Matter, of which EANI is a founding partner. Dawn serves on the board of New Horizon and the operations team of Ards and North Down Street Pastors.  Dawn is also a deacon in Kircubbin Community Church and lives on the Ards peninsula, with her husband Peter and their three daughters.