Destiny College Staff

A great benefit of studying at Destiny College is the rich mixture of regular and guest lecturers, all of whom have considerable experience of ministry, practically outworking the spiritual principles they teach.

Heads of Staff

Andrew & Sue Owen - College Principals and Lecturers

andrew and sue owenAndrew and Sue founded Destiny College in the year 2000 as part of the wider Destiny Ministries network of churches and worldwide initiatives. During nearly three decades in ministry, they have established dozens of churches around the world, which are thriving under Andrew’s apostolic ministry. Andrew’s passion to help the church and individual alike reach their fullest potential is evident in his keen interest in each student of Destiny College, his insightful teaching equipping them as they train for Christian leadership. His powerful, proven ministry is guaranteed to help shape your life for maximum impact.

Sue oversees the fantastic music ministry here at Destiny, releasing people all over the world to truly worship God through refreshing new songs. Her ministry through the annual Diamonds ladies’ conference continues to touch the lives of women of all ages. Students often comment on Sue’s natural ability to take spiritual principles and apply them to daily life in such a down to earth way. As Senior Pastors of Destiny Church Glasgow, Andrew and Sue lead a dedicated team that is
making a very real difference in many communities across the city.

Peter Anderson - College Director

peter andersonHimself a graduate of Destiny College, Peter is in full time ministry as the Senior Pastor of Destiny Church Edinburgh – a rapidly growing contemporary church in Scotland’s capital city, which he pioneered from scratch in 1998. Peter also works internationally within the growing Destiny Ministries network and is in demand as a speaker at numerous conferences and events. Peter’s deep passion is to see local churches, built according to biblical principles and empowered by the Holy Spirit,
changing nations – one life at a time.

Many more pastors and leaders from the Destiny Network and beyond teach at Destiny College throughout the year.


College Staff

Rod Fleming - Dean of Students

rod flemingRod Fleming is the Dean of Students at Destiny College. Rod brings together the staff and volunteer team that run the college in Glasgow and its campuses. He also co-ordinates the Certificate and Diploma courses and Rod has a background in teaching and education.

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Hazel Anderson - College Administrator & SQA Co-ordinator

hazel andersonHazel Anderson is our SQA Centre Coordinator and College Administrator.  She co-ordinates the whole range of SQA courses that Destiny College offers, and also looks after student finances and Alumni services. Hazel joined Destiny College serving as a volunteer while a student on the Christian Leadership Course in 2011. She has a heart to see lives transformed through education and a gift in administration which she uses to serve students on their journey of transformation at Destiny College.

Sammy Ewan - DC Edinburgh Campus Co-ordinator + Lecturer

sammy ewanSammy is the Location Pastor in Leith, Edinburgh and from here he is looking after the new Destiny College campus in Edinburgh. His role also involves overseeing the Leith location including preaching, pastoral care, and a number of small groups and team leaders in the area.

Many more pastors and leaders from the Destiny Network and beyond teach at Destiny College throughout the year.


College Lecturers

George Alexander - Lecturer

george alexanderWith many years’ experience of pastoral leadership in a local church, George now operates primarily in a teaching role as Director of Artios Ministries ( and carries the weight of the Theology and Biblical Studies teaching at Destiny College. George has a tremendous gift for effectively communicating profound biblical truths in a simple way, making essential Christian doctrine accessible to all.

David Thomson - Lecturer

david thomsonDavid is Associate Pastor on the staff of Destiny Church Glasgow. Professionally qualified in the areas of Counselling and of Social and Pastoral Ministry, he oversees the community outreach and counselling work of the church. At Destiny College he
teaches on Project Management, Mercy Ministries and Pastoral Care. David has an infectious passion for God and for people and a desire to truly make a real, practical difference through the local church.

Ivan Squillino - Lecturer

ivan squillinoIvan is a recognised evangelist, with a powerful healing ministry. He has seen literally thousands come to faith in Jesus, and many hundreds of people miraculously healed, during over twenty years in ministry. Ivan also oversees the work of Destiny Ministries in Orissa, India where we now have several churches and are in the process of opening our second orphanage that will bring hope and positive change in that region.

Graeme Williamson - Lecturer

graeme williamsonGraeme is an Associate Pastor at Destiny Church Edinburgh where he carries responsibility for overseeing many areas of church life including pastoral systems, small groups and publicity. He teaches on a range of topics at Destiny College each of which reflects his heart for students to give their all – practically and spiritually – for the glory of God and for the benefit of His church.

Craig Denham - Leadership

craig denhamCraig is Associate pastor at Destiny Church Glasgow and campus pastor for our Southside campus. He also provides oversight and support to our campuses in Stirling, Ayrshire and Rutherglen.

His responsibilities in the wider church include working with new connections and new Christians and directing key pathways in the church including membership courses, leadership training, baptisms and small groups.

Many more pastors and leaders from the Destiny Network and beyond teach at Destiny College throughout the year.