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Who’s Who

The Vicar

Gavin has been vicar of St John’s Locks Heath since 2016, having previously served in Winchester and Weymouth. He enjoys reading, cycling, the great outdoors and baking. He is married to Hazel and they have three boys.
Gavin Foster

Gavin Foster

Vicar

Leadership team

Mike Moritz

Mike Moritz

Curate

Hazel Foster

Hazel Foster

Children & Families Team Leader

Trevor Pritchard

Trevor Pritchard

Churchwarden

Linda Miatt

Linda Miatt

Churchwarden

Abi Elshaw

Abi Elshaw

Operations Manager

The PCC

The Parochial Church Council (PCC) is the governing body of the church. It meets monthly and works closely with the Vicar and churchwardens. The current members of the PCC are:

  • Gavin Foster (Vicar, Chair)
  • Linda Miatt (Church Warden)
  • Trevor Pritchard (Church Warden, Vice Chair)
  • Alan Renshaw (Deanery Synod Member)
  • David Adams (Diocesan Synod Member)
  • Alex Thompson (Treasurer, co-opted)
  • Michelle Lineros (Member)
  • Chris Bacon (Member)
  • Kate Tucker (Member)
  • Mark Tucker (Member)
  • Emily Collings (Member)
  • Amanda Bevan (Member)
  • Paul Barrow (Member)
  • Nadine Hockin Member)
  • Sarah James (Member)
  • Anne Brooks (Member)

Non-Voting

  • Liz Morgan (PCC Secretary)
  • Abi Elshaw
  • Mike Moritz (Curate)
  • Hazel Foster (CFTL)

The Office

Abi Elshaw

Abi Elshaw

Operations Manager

Liz Morgan

Liz Morgan

Vicar’s PA

The Verger

Roger Pickard

Roger Pickard

Verger