Andrew Koulyras, Coordinator

The Bridge Coordinator

Dip.Th; B.Th (SMBC) MA (in progress),

Andrew studied at SMBC from 2001 to 2005, graduating with the Certificate in Biblical Studies (2003), Diploma of Theology (2003), and Bachelor of Theology (2005). He was awarded the T & J Colling Award for Community Service in 2003, and the Chairman’s Prize for Academic Excellence in 2004.

Currently Andrew is studying his Master of Arts (MA) in Theology. Recently he completed a study tour to Israel and Jordan.

Andrew has served in youth leadership for over 15 years, as well as leading at ‘NextGen’ (formerly KYLC) and serving on the committee for Katoomba Christian Convention (KCC) from 2004 to 2011.

Andrew also worked part-time for SMBC in 2006 to 2007. He has served as a pastoral care worker at Riverside Anglican churches in Moorebank since 2006. He has also worked professionally as a telecommunications consultant.

Andrew is described by his friends as a good listener and a hard worker completing challenging tasks. He loves serving, being generous,hospitable, and having a crack at anything that’s fun, or even crazy. Being from a Greek background, he loves cooking and eating barbeque lamb, Greek sweets, and a good coffee.

Andrew is passionate about seeing people grow in their love for God,and love for God’s people. Andrew is married to Voula and they have three adult children.