Vicar – Rev’d Will Coleridge – Will joined the church with his wife Liz and 10 month old Thomas in July 2012. A Londoner all his life, Will is passionate about seeing men and women connect with the God of the Scriptures. Before getting ordained Will worked at a central London law firm practising family law.
Curate – Rev’d Michele Lee – Michele grew up in the French Protestant Church in Soho Square and at her grandfather’s guesthouse in Craven Hill, W2. After leaving Grey Coat Hospital secondary school, she trained in hotel and catering administration and worked in the hospitality industry in Devon, Cornwall, Whitby and Central London. A career change saw Michele qualifying as a Ballroom and Latin American dance teacher, coaching beginners, medallists and student teachers. Latterly she took music and dance into care homes and day centres, working particularly amongst those with dementia. In 2000, Michele joined the chaplaincy team at St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, where she has specialized in maternity and paediatrics, offering pastoral and spiritual support to parents and children, and teaching in the hospital schoolroom. Michele is also a member of the multi-faith chaplaincy team at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. She will continue in hospital chaplaincy alongside serving her title at St Matthew’s and St Stephen’s.
Director of Music – Max Pappenheim – Max trained at St George’s Cathedral, Perth, Western Australia under Simon Lawford, and St Catharine’s and Trinity Colleges, Cambridge under Richard Marlow and Stephen Layton. Max works as a composer and sound designer for theatre and opera.
Deanery Synod Reps
(in addition to those above) – Sarah Medlam, Joanna Grant-Peterkin, Andrew Pilkington, Jakob Lund, Carol Baker.