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Meet the team


Matt Walmsley

Senior Minister

Matt is responsible for supporting people across the church as they journey in faith.

Phil Papps

Operations Director

Phil oversees strategy, processes, plans and legalities. Together with the Trustees, he ensures that Maybridge is stewarding its resources and running well.

Ruth Stanley

Children and Families Worker

Ruth and her teams provide clubs and teaching for kids on Sundays and in the week as well as working to support families in the area with parenting classes, groups and mentoring.

Andy Evans

Youth Worker

Andy is all about the Youth. He and his Elevate and Amplify teams mentor, teach and run activities for young people aged 11-19.

Gay Jacklin

Church and Community Worker

Gay is responsible for our ‘on team’ initiative, working with our volunteers and teams. She also heads up Worthing 4 Refugees – an organisation that supports families devastated by the conflict in the Middle East.

Shirley Papps

Finance, Building and Leadership P.A.

Shirley looks after all our finance processes, and keeps the church building ticking along nicely. She also provides P.A. support to our senior leaders.

Chloe Satchell-Cobbett

Communications and Events Officer

Chloe is responsible for making Maybridge look and sound good. She looks after our written, visual and digital communications, as well as co-coordinating special events and providing admin support to the staff team.

Piero Regnante

Creative and Digital Media Co-Ordinator

Piero is responsible for Digital Church, helping us to do Church Life together online. He also works closely with Chloe on our digital communications and design.

Julie Ward

Parish Nurse

Julie is the lead Maybridge Parish Nurse, supporting individuals in the community in a variety of ways. Julie also oversees our events and support for seniors in the church and community.

Jo Walraven

Faith Community Nurse

Like Julie, Jo works with people in the community - particularly focusing on young people and mental wellbeing. She also oversees our Boxes of Hope, helping families who could use extra food and support over the school holidays.


Alex Stout

Wendy Longhurst

Duncan Slaney

Phil Coram


Greg Jenkins

Chris Kronda

Tim Ransley

Steve Tucker

Emily Bellenie

Janealam Sheikh