David Smith is our Rector. He joined us in January 2017 after many years serving, pastoring, teaching and leading the ministry team at Trinity City Church in Adelaide.  He is married to Annie and they have three adult children. 


Robert Jones is our Senior Assistant Minister. Rob has been at St James since February 2000. He comes to the parish with more than 30 years of ministry experience in Mosman, Earlwood, Denistone East, Marsfield and Lindfield. He is married to Janine, and they have two adult daughters. Robert ministers at our traditional services at St James.

Matt Davies is the Minister at Warrawee Anglican Church, which meets in the Warrawee Public School Hall. Matt is married to Amy and they have two children.


Luke Woodhouse is the Minister at Bobbin Head Anglican Church, which meets in the North Turramurra Public School Hall. Luke is married to Vicki and they have four children.


Ed Hungerford is the pastor of our Sunday Night Congregation, and oversees our ministry to young adults.


Chris Rooleht oversees our ministry to youth on Friday nights. For more info, see 


Kym Abbott is our Children's Minister. Kym looks after our Sunday children's ministry  "Alive", helping parents raise their children to know and love the Lord Jesus.


Margaret Hutchison is our Pastoral Assistant. Margaret is working closely with Robert in developing our Seniors’ Ministry. Marg can be contacted at the church office on Wednesday and Thursday. 


Elizabeth Clarke

Elizabeth is our Office Administrator and looks after the day to day running of our Church.  The office is open between from 12pm - 5pm Monday, and 9am - 5pm from Tuesday to Friday. Ph: (02) 9144 4090.


Bettina Potent

Bettina is our part-time Administrator who works closely with Elizabeth in the church office. 


Canon John Butler takes the Communion Service at 10am on Wednesdays, and ministers to the 8am congregation at Church in the Chapel fortnightly.


Rev. Dr Peter Harnwell is our Honorary Deacon.