Leadership Team

The Minister

The Minister

Our minister is Rev. John Thompson, who was our moderator during our last pastoral vacancy. John was appointed in March 2020 and his induction took place in July. John can be contacted on minister@penrallt.org or 07931 150697.

John is supported by our team of deacons and our administrator, Magnus.


The Deacons

Each of our deacons is elected by and from the church membership and is principally responsible for the oversight of one area of church life.

Name Responsibility
Owen Owen Lloyd-Evans Secretary
Averil Averil Francis Treasurer
Stephen Stephen Burrows Buildings & Fabric
Wendy Wendy Lemon Children & Sunday School
Sarah Sarah Jackson Mission
Ama Ama Eyo Prayer
Matt Matt Dawson Worship & Sunday Services
James James Goodman
Geoff Geoff Moore

Any of the deacons can be contacted via the church office.


The Administrator

The Administrator

Magnus Forrester-Barker came to Bangor in 1999 to do a PhD in mathematics, fell in love with the area and has remained here ever since. He has been working as Penrallt's administrator (and principal website maintainer) since the creation of the post in September 2005. He is a keen musician and plays several instruments with local bands (including the Penrallt music group).

Please contact Magnus via the church office.


The Youth Worker

The Youth Worker

Becca Williams is originally from Swansea but came to Bangor to study Physical Geography and Oceanography. She developed a heart for young people, especially those in the area of North Wales, and is now Penrallt's youth worker. She loves being outdoors, going lake swimming and reading books!

Becca can be contacted on youth@penrallt.org.