Shankill Parish, 48-year-old was born in Nigeria and was educated first in Belfast and then in Dublin. Dr Morris was ordained in 1992, following in the footsteps of her father and grandfather who were both Methodist grandfather was a missionary in Nigeria and her father, the Reverend Paul Kingston, was a former president of the Methodist Church. Before she entered ministry, she had trained and worked as a speech therapist in Dublin. Dr Morris has worked at Edgehill Theological College for the past nine years where she has a “particular interest in practical care and pastoral theology”.