Pastor Dykes came to Westminster at the beginning of 2021. Entering the ministry in 2013, he previously served at Presbyterian churches in Cardiff (Wales) and Charlotte NC. He was born and raised in Scotland, spent many years in Wales, and relocated to the USA in 2017. He is married to Ashley and they have one son, Bertie, one daughter, Gwyneth, and an obstreperous dog, Moby Dykes. Pastor Dykes earned a BSc Honors at Swansea Metropolitan University in Wales, and a MDiv at Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Greenville SC. He enjoys chocolate, reading, the outdoors, “soccer”, and golf.