Derek Burnside is the Bible School Principal of Capernwray Bible School in Lancashire, England.
Earlier, he has worked as an RE teacher in a large comprehensive school, later on, he worked for UCCF. He then became the Church Leader of Belmont Chapel and served as a council member with the Keswick Convention.
He has a BA in English and Philosophy, a PGCE in Religious Studies, and an MA in Theology. He is married to Penny who is an Education Officer and a former head teacher.