Staff Team

John Lee

John has been rector of St. Paul's since 2002. He leads the staff team and gives attention to developing leaders and teams in the church. He is married with three daughters.

Hannah Shingler

Hannah began her Curacy at St Paul's mid 2016 having trained at Durham.

Joyce Cockerill

Church Warden
Joyce is one of the Church Wardens at St. Paul's and is also part of the team that runs Coffee & Co every Thursday.

Keith Geary

Church Warden
Keith is one of the Church Wardens at St. Paul's and has recently retired as a secondary school teacher.

Ian Gardiner

Church Administrator
Ian provides clerical and administrative support to the church staff as well as overseeing the day-to-day running of St Paul's. He is ably assisted in the office by a team of volunteers.

Lucy Brencher

Lay Associate Minister
Lucy heads up teams for both the evening service and Kaleidoscope - a termly accessible service for those with additional needs and learning difficulties. She is married, with 3 children and is currently training to be a vicar.

Adrian Church

Lay Reader
Adrian is married to Diane and has three adult children. He is a Reader at St. Paul's and is a member of the prayer team, pastoral team and the PCC.

Jenny Rankin

Children & Youth Worker
Jenny is responsible for the Children & Youth work at St Paul's and is married to Sam.

Sam Rankin

Youth Worker
Sam is the newest addition to the team, assisting his wife Jenny with the Children & Youth work.

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