Revd Michael Fanstone 

Michael has served on the SEBA Executive since the Association was founded, having previously served as Chair of the Kent Baptist Association. He was appointed to succeed Roger Barnett as Moderator of SEBA from 1 March 2016. His role is to chair meetings of the trustees and, along with the other trustees, to oversee the governance of the Association.

Born in Brighton, Michael has served as a Baptist Minister since 1976. He was Minister of Horley Baptist Church from 1976-1985, and Emmanuel Baptist Church, Gravesend from 1985-2016. Michael is also a broadcaster, and hosts eight shows each week on Premier Christian Radio. Michael’s interests include photography and family genealogy. Michael now lives in Ebbsfleet Garden City in North Kent, where the SEBA Kent Thameside Project is based.