Keith and Rachel Cooper lead Freedom Church Chester.
Born in Northern Ireland to a dairy farmer, Keith trained as an optometrist at Cardiff University. It was here that he met his wife Rachel. He and Rachel opened iWear Opticians, Nantwich in August 2000, and Tarporley in 2006.
He has been an elder in an Elim Church in Nantwich for many years before joining Silklife Church in Macclesfield. Keith moved with his wife and daughter to Chester to lead the Chester church plant in September 2012.
His personal interests include running and cycling.