Archbishops' Adviser on Bishops' Ministry

The Archbishops' Adviser on Bishops' Ministry (AABM) is appointed by the Archbishops of Canterbury and York to oversee the continuing ministerial development (CMD) and training programme for bishops. The adviser reports to the House of Bishops CMD Committee and with them decides programmes for the coming year. The adviser is responsible for the induction of new bishops to their roles and for organising media and other training for bishops.

The current AABM is Karen West.


How to contact the AABM:

The Wash House

Lambeth Palace



44 (0)20 7898 1879