Secretaries for Spiritual Life Development:           Lieut-Colonels Allan and Fiona Hofer

Children of Officer parents, both met whilst training to become Salvation Army Officers at the then International Training College - London. A son of missionary parents, Allan was born in Rio de Janeiro and Fiona in Harpenden England. Together they have served God in Switzerland, Portugal, England, Brazil and most recently in USA Southern Territory.  They have been Corps Officers, Divisional Leaders, Training Principal's and now here at the ICO/CSLD. They are the proud parents of two children - Carla together with her husband Chris Raymer and their son Christopher who is engaged to Meagan. Together as a family their highest calling has always been to live to serve on behalf of Jesus Christ and to help others to get to know him personally.


Assistant to the Secretaries for Spiritual Life Development:
Stephanie Parker Chagas, Brazil Territory                                                    

Stephanie was born in Brazil but also has British roots and feels blessed and privileged to be serving God in London at the CSLD since January 2011. Stephanie has a degree in Journalism which has been helpful in her ministry as she seeks to inform and encourage people through the written word and media. She enjoys playing the piano, exercising, spending time with God, close family and friends. Stephanie is eager to see what God is going to continue to do within The Salvation Army as Salvationists prioritise their relationship with Him.