Meet The Team


Peter Smith


Peter is the Vicar of St Philip's &

Penn Fields Parish. He leads a wide parish team in their ministries and aims to do what he sees the Father doing.


Treena Larkin


 Treena is the curate for Pennfields Parish. As well as leading and preaching, Treena is passionate that everyone gets to know the love of Jesus and feels called to walk alongside people on their journey of faith.


Jo Redding

Children's Missioner

And Enabler

Jo has a great heart to work with young people and see God transform their lives.

Staff Team


Joel Kinghorn

Youth Missioner

And Enabler

Joel works for Penn Fields Parish as a whole as "YME". He heads up a team with a vision to see youth know and love Jesus, and to equip them to live out their mission in life.

Ann Hope

Parish Administrator

You will find Ann in the church office at some point each day. She loves Windows 10 and is on hand to answer your queries and keeps the administrative life of the church organised.


Janine Wright

Lay Reader & Warden

Alongside leading and preaching, Janine is involved in enabling others in their discipleship. She is also one of our Parish Wardens.


Andrew Bailey

Lay Reader

Andrew is regularly involved in leading & preaching and loves to get involved with Alpha.


Andrea Beech

Lay Reader

Andrea has a heart for evangelism. As well as leading & preaching, you'll find her out supporting the community.

Licensed Team

Lizzie Smith

Lay Reader

Lizzie has served as a Lay Reader for many years, and is currently helping the congregation to engage with creative prayer and "All-Age Worship".

Viv Skidmore

Licenced Pastoral


Viv coordinates a small team who look out for the pastoral needs of our Church family. She is also keen to match up folk to cell groups to provide further pastoral care.

Robert Carter

Associate Minister

Robert is a retired vicar who shares in ministry at St Philip's. He has a heart to preach God's word and share how Jesus makes a difference.