John MacDiarmid ( Minister and Lead Elder)
John is one of the four elders of Poole Christian Fellowship. He has been a part of PCF and its leadership from its beginnings in 1989. In 2009, after a 25 year career in sales and marketing, he left the business world to become the church’s full-time Minister. John is married to Helen and they have three sons in their twenties and two grandsons.
Gez Jones (Elder)
Gez is one of the elders and has been at the church for 11 years. He loves being involved with the leadership and general day to day life of the church. he is married to Elizabeth, a GP.
Nick May (Elder)
Nick is an elder and has been part of the leadership since the church’s launch in 1989. Nick is married to Margaret and has two children and two grandchildren.
Steven Driver (Children and Youth Minister)
Steven is our Youth and Children’s Minister, who started with us in 2013. He is passionate about showing Jesus to young people through youth groups and one2one discipleship. He is married to Sarah, has a daughter, loves football and plays the trombone. He is also found on the drum kit in the worship band on a Sunday morning. Steven heads up all the youth and children’s teams.
Helen MacDiarmid (Administrator)
Helen is our church administrator. She has been a part of PCF since its start and is married to John, the Minister.
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Helen Williams (Family Outreach Worker)
Helen is our Family Outreach Worker and has been working with children and families in a variety of roles for over 25 years. She is married to Duncan and is a Mum and foster carer. Helen leads the Parents Changing Families course at PCF, as well as Parents Care support group and social events for families.
Ruth Hobbs (CAP Poole Debt Centre Manager)
Ruth joined the PCF staff in April 2018 to head up the debt centre run from our Lagland St building. Ruth and her husband Clive have been married for 37 years and have 3 married children. She has a background in nursing and teaching.
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Jen Lamb is the team leader for Sparklers Crèche! She has been at PCF for 17 years and is married to Ben with 3 children. Her role and vision for Sparklers is teaching them about Jesus in a simple way, as they are 2-4 years old! Our main focus is that the children really enjoy Sparklers and come out happy children at the end of the session!
Ben Lamb (Webmaster)
Ben is married to Jenna, who runs the Sparklers (above). They have three children. He runs a web development company and looks after the web and IT requirements of the church.
Peter MacDiarmid (Joint Music leader)
Along with Philippa, below, Peter leads the worship team, He and his wife Abi have one son, Reuben, and Pete enjoys cricket, beer and playing boardgames with friends.
Philippa Harris (Joint Music leader)
Philippa lives with husband Sam in Westbourne. They joined PCF in 2014. She shares joint responsibility with Pete for leading the music ministry of PCF
Karen Hill (Safeguarding Officer)
Jane Dodridge (Deputy Safeguarding Officer)