The Rev Iain Gow, born in South Africa, lived in
Switzerland, Guernsey, the United States, France, Belgium and the UK. He studied an MBA and also a MA in ethics and pastoral care. At thirty, Iain became an Anglican priest. Since coming to NZ, he worked as the chaplain at Kristin School and at the Hibiscus Hospice. Recently, he was director of Vaughan Park Retreat Centre. He trained as a spiritual director in NZ, and was co-founder of the Christian community Without Walls.