Meet the Team


Gez Jones

Gez Jones (Elder)

Gez is one of the elders and has been at the church since 2004. 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

Nick May (Elder)

Nick has been part of the leadership since the church’s launch in 1989. He has two children and two grandchildren


Sam Harris
Sam Harris (Elder)

Sam and his wife Philippa joined PCF in 2014 when they moved to Poole to complete their medical training. Sam became an elder in October 2018.

Steven Driver

Steven Driver (Children and Youth Minister) 

Steven started working with us 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. Steven heads up all the youth and children’s teams.


Helen MacDiarmid (Church Manager)

Helen has been a part of PCF since its start and is married to John.

Contact: or 01202 660542


Helen Williams  (Family Outreach Worker)

Helen 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.

Contact:                 07421 905276

Jenna Lamb

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 Jen, who runs the Sparklers (above) He runs a web development company and looks after the web and IT requirements of the church.


056 PCF - CopyPeter 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 Parkstone. They joined PCF in 2014. She shares joint responsibility with Pete for leading the music ministry of PCF

Karen Hill (Safeguarding Officer)


07857 015658

Jane Dodridge (Deputy Safeguarding Officer)


07941 815239