Diocesan staff directory


A small team of diocesan staff provide administrative, financial, secretarial, property, communication and general support to our parishes and Church of England schools.

 

Accounts

Philip Keeble | Accountant | 01473 298500

Lee Jukes | Stewardship Manager | 01473 298551 | 07721 219534

Gary Peverley | Finance Director | 01473 298575 | 07879 634525

Julie Podd | Parish Giving Scheme Adviser | 01473 298555 | 07826 556186

Elena Stephenson | Assistant Accountant | 01473 298580 | 07904 403794


Administration

Alison Barker | Administrator (Reception) | 01473 298500

Nigel Cook | Strategic IT Manager | 01473 298500

Anna Hughes | Diocesan Secretary | 01473 298500

Lisa Lock | HR Manager | 01473 298589 | 07593 551917

Gavin Stone | Director of Strategic Planning and Communications | 01473 298522 | 07917 385843

Lorna Todd | Executive Assistant | 01473 298530

 

Birketts, Providence House, 141-145 Princes Street, Ipswich IP1 1QJ

James Hall | Diocesan Registrar | 01473 406270 | 07702 079051

Angela Long | Registry Clerk | 01473 406300 


Archdeacons

Archdeacon Sally Gaze | Archdeacon for Rural Mission | 07446 933129

Archdeacon Jeanette Gosney | Archdeacon of Suffolk | 07710 479497

Archdeacon Rhiannon King | Archdeacon of Ipswich | 07595 880584

Archdeacon Dr David Jenkins | Archdeacon of Sudbury | 01284 386942 | 07900 990073


Bishops

The Rt Revd Martin Seeley | Bishop of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich | 01473 252829

The Bishops House, 4 Park Road, Ipswich, IP1 3ST

The Rt Revd Dr Mike Harrison | Suffragan Bishop of Dunwich | 01473 252829

Home address: Robin Hall, Chapel Lane, Mendlesham, Stowmarket, IP14 5SQ

Work address: The Bishops House, 4 Park Road, Ipswich, IP1 3ST

Bishops' Office

Terry Atkins | Secretary to the Bishop | 01473 252829

John Howard | Bishop's Press Officer | 01379 678416 | 07872 314653

Diane Matthews | Executive Assistant to the Bishops and Archdeacons | 01473 252829

Louise Richardson | Administrative Assistant to the Bishops and Archdeacons | 01473 252829

The Revd Canon Michael Robinson | Canon Theologian and Bishops' Chaplain | 01473 252829


Communications

Lauren Bridgwater | Communications Assistant (Apprentice) | 01473 298546

Leonie Ryle | Communications Manager | 01473 298546 | 07468 474483

Gavin Stone | Director of Strategic Planning and Communications | 01473 298522

Prominent: 01473 276127  (out of hours: 07403 401387)


Church Buildings

James Halsall | DAC Secretary and Pastoral | 01473 298533

Charlotte Hodgson | Property and Building Development Manager | 01473 298533 | 07876 865743


Education

Karen Harman | Deputy Diocesan Director of Education | 01473 298570 | 07917 390362

Daniel Jones | Schools' Buildings Officer | 01473 298532 | 07920 050407

Gemma Kingston | Diocesan Schools’ Adviser | 01473 298570 | 07394 568404

Philip Knowles | School Effectiveness Officer | 01473 298570 | 07551 122311

Jane Sheat | Diocesan Director of Education | 01473 298570 | 07884 232231

Jacqui Studd | Schools Administrator | 01473 298570 


Inspiring Ipswich

Bob Hamilton | Pioneer Developer | 07394 568407

Alicia Holmes | Lead Pioneer Developer (Families and Children) | 07394 568405

Andy Jefferson | Pioneer Developer (Youth) | 07394 568403

Archdeacon Rhiannon King | Archdeacon of Ipswich | 07595 880584

Karen Macfadyen | Inspiring Ipswich Project Manager | 07394 568398

Rebecca Roberts | Creative Communications Lead, Inspiring Ipswich | 07394 568401


Lightwave

Archdeacon Sally Gaze | Archdeacon for Rural Mission | 07446 933129

Andrew Gosden | Project Manager | 07711 753312

Diane Grano | Rural Resourcing Church Leader and Co-Leader of the Lightwave community

Becky Luetchford | Communications Missioner and Social Media Storyteller 

Nina Seaman | Administrator & Prayer | 07394 559889


Mission and Ministry

Ruth Dennigan | Discipleship and Ministry Development Officer | 07468 474252

The Revd Canon Dave Gardner | Diocesan Director of Mission & Ministry | 01473 298500 | 07731 442423

Liz Jefferson | Administrator (Mission & Events) | 01473 298550

The Revd Canon Tim Jones | Diocesan Director of Ordinands and New Ministries | 07468 474065

Matt Levett | Diocesan Youth & Young Adults Officer | 01473 298550

Lesley Steed | Senior Administrator for Mission and Ministry | 01473 298510

Hilary Wordsworth-Sewell | Diocesan Children's and Families' Officer | 01473 298550 | 07776 418344


Property

Julie Bilham | Administrator (Property) | 01473 298512

Dawn Gillett | Head of Property and Diocesan Surveyor | 01473 298507 | 07469 149744

Charlotte Hodgson | Property and Building Development Manager | 01473 298533 | 07876 865743


Safeguarding

Sally Fitch | Diocesan Safeguarding Administrator | 01473 298540 

Karen Galloway | Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser | 07785 621319