NEIL AND DES BARTLETT
Neil is our full-time leading elder, and Des oversees creative arts in the church. Neil and Des both trained as teachers, before Neil moved into business management and then into full-time church work in 1983. He has been in leadership at King’s since 1990. Neil and Des have a daughter and twin sons, all of whom are married with children
Ron and Joy Lamb
Before working for the church, Ron was Deputy Head at a local school. His main responsibility at King’s is to oversee the teaching, and he’s also part of the church Mission Team. Joy has been part of King’s since the church began, and is still very much involved in the life of the church. Together, Ron and Joy have a real heart for Nepal.
RICHARD AND KATHRYN LODGE
Richard worked in the electronics industry before working full-time for the church. He oversees the pastoral work at King’s, along with the Exploring Church Membership course and many of the church’s community initiatives. Kathryn is part of our ministry team and also a key part of our youth team, leading a youth discipleship group with Richard. They have three sons.
STEVE AND TRICIA WADE
Steve is a civil engineer and Tricia is a chemistry teacher and lay chaplain. Steve is one of our Worship leaders, and Tricia helps to lead the church bookshop team and the decorating team for weddings. They have three daughters. Jo, the eldest, is married, Jamie lives and works in the southwest, and Nicola works at King’s as our Student Worker & Assistant Youth Pastor.
FRANCIS AND ELLI GOSS
Francis and Elli have attended King’s Church since 1997. Francis works for an Employee and Customer Engagement company and Elli teaches at a local prep school. They have been involved in worship leading, youth work and leading and teaching at Kings, and they are currently running the Alpha Course. They have two sons, Daniel and Matthew.
JOHN AND SUZANNE HARBOUR
Before joining the staff at King’s Church, John was a Primary School Teacher. He took on the role of full-time Youth Pastor in 2008, and joined the eldership in 2014. John teaches regularly in the church, and also oversees the welcome and integration. Suzanne is combining part time work with a degree in Creative Writing. They have three young children.