Our People – Profile

Ben and Dee Burnell

Christchurch Community
Ben was introduced to The Navigators in 2005 when he was studying Mechanical Engineering at the University of Canterbury. Dee got involved with The Navigators two years later at the beginning of Teacher’s College and Ben was her small group leader that year. In 2009, Ben was an intern with The Navigators and the couple got married. Their primary focus is supporting individuals in the areas and communities God has placed them in and helping these people live out their faith. Dee teaches part time and they have four young children.