Meet the Team

Rev’d Mark O’Donoghue

Rev’d Mark O’Donoghue

Vicar

Mark is married to Claire with 3 children – Kate, Charlie and Jack. He got going as a Christian while at Durham University and spent 7 years as a corporate finance lawyer. Mark loves music with a wide ranging taste from classical to Coldplay, Opera to U2, Wagner to Mumford & Sons. He also supports Chelsea FC and England’s cricket and rugby teams.

mark@christchurchkensington.com

Rob Perkins

Rob Perkins

Evening Service Minister

Rob helps to lead the evening congregation, working especially with young workers on Sundays and throughout the week. Rob also used to work in the world of Law and enjoys spending his spare time on the golf course. 

workers@christchurchkensington.com

Stephen Down & Geoffrey Hemphill

Wardens

Stephen is a Chartered Surveyor and serves Christ Church as a Warden.

Geoffrey works as a Lawyer and serves as one of our Wardens.

Ian Johnson

Ian Johnson

Treasurer

Ian is a Digital Consultant and serves Christ Church as Treasurer.

Sam Talbot-Rice

Sam Talbot-Rice

Secretary

Sam works as a Solicitor and serves Christ Church as Secretary.

Leo Tomita

Leo Tomita

Director of Music

Leo is Director of Music for the morning congregation and also supports the midweek ministries.

Greg Pye

Greg Pye

Student Worker

Greg helps to lead the evening service and ministry midweek, working with students.

students@christchurchkensington.com

Adele Pye

Adele Pye

Administrator

Adele is the church administrator, organising use of the church, among many other things. She is also involved in women’s ministry.

admin@christchurchkensington.com

Thomas Shelbourn

Thomas Shelbourn

Ministry Trainee

Thomas is a Ministry Trainee, working mostly with students from the Royal College of Music, having studied there himself.

thomas@christchurchkensington.com

Breanna Fletcher

Breanna Fletcher

Ministry Trainee

Breanna is a Ministry Trainee, involved in student and children’s ministry.

breanna@christchurchkensington.com

Amelia de Souza

Amelia de Souza

Children's Champion

Amelia is the Children’s Champion at Christ Church and is a primary school teacher.

Jennie Dalton

Jennie Dalton

Safeguarding Officer

Jennie serves at Christ Church as the Safeguarding Officer.