David Sims is emeritus professor of organizational behaviour at City, University of London, where he was Associate Dean and Head of the Faculty of Management. His research was on the place of stories in working life, some of which was applied to churches in Roberts, Vaughan S and Sims, David (2017) Leading by story: rethinking church leadership. London: SCM. He was chair of Modem (http://www.modemuk.org/), is a trustee of Sarum College and a governor of Dyson Perrins Academy. David has been a church organist, and loves music, walking, cycling, cooking and family.