Alan Kelshaw runs Three Strands Consulting, undertaking general consulting and mediation work for churches, Christian schools, para-church ministries and other Christian organisations. He has completed all levels of training offered by PeaceWise in Australia and teaches peacemaking courses on their behalf. He holds a degree in law from Sydney University (LLB) and a Masters of Christian Studies degree from Regent College in Vancouver (MCS). Alan has acted as a solicitor for nearly 30 years. He has also been a volunteer pastoral Elder at Springwood Baptist Church, NSW for 7 years.Alan is married to Carolyn and they have 3 adult children and 5 grandchildren. Alan and Carolyn currently live in the ACT where they attend Hughes Baptist Church. They enjoy the Canberra eateries and the extensive opportunities for bike riding.