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Martin Macaulay - Senior Pastor


Martin has been a pastor in the Presbyterian Church since 1992 and senior pastor at East Taieri since 2008.  After working as a chemical engineer, he followed a sense of call to train for ministry.  He has an honours degree in theology through Laidlaw College, Auckland and a Doctor of Ministry from Fuller Theological Seminary, California.  


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Sebastian Murrihy - Associate Pastor 


Seb has been part of East Taieri Church since 2014. He thoroughly enjoyed his time studying at Laidlaw College achieving a Bachelor and a Master’s degree in theology.


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Joy Davis - Community Facilitator


Joy has been part of East Taieri Church since 2000. In 2006 she took up the opportunity to study though Carey Baptist College gaining a Bachelor in Applied Theology. Upon graduation, (2010), she joined the East Taieri Team. Joy is passionate about helping build connections within the wider community, be it on an individual, group or agency level. 


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Tim Cline - Youth Worker




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Jess Murrihy - Youth Worker


Jess is enthusiastic about working with young people and is part of the Youth Team.



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Jordan Bylsma - Youth Worker







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Leeanne McKinlay - Parish Manager


Leeanne is responsible for the practical day-to-day running of the church. 


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Jo Thorn - Office Administrator


Jo started working in the office in 2015. 


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David Yates - Finance Assistant




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Heather Moore - Fresh Expressions Children and Families Worker




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