Staff & Officers

Rhys Collins

Rhys is our Ministry area peoples warden as elected at the formation of the ECMA following a six year stint in the same position in the former CMA. He also holds the peoples church warden position for All Saints’ Llanedeyrn where he worships on a weekly basis and has done for many years; he chairs their committee, maintains links with the school and occasionally leads worship so chances are if you attend worship there one week you will bump into…

David Evans

David is regular member of the congregation at St Mellons Church where he has worshipped for a number of years and has been a member of the Church committee for a number of years. David is also a Governor at both St Mellons Church in Wales School and Bishop Childs Church in Wales School. David often takes the intercessions at St Mellons Church and is currently going through a discernment process for reader ministry within the Church in Wales and…

Matthew Turner

Matthew is the Lay Co-chair of our Ministry Area Council and Board of Trustees, as well as a regular worshipper at St Augustine’s Rumney, and an experienced bell ringer.

Claire Ingrams

Claire is our Ministry Area Secretary and also a local Church Warden at All Saints’ Cyncoed. Claire is a solicitor latterly working for Citizens Advice and took early retirement last year; she continues her passion for social justice by volunteering two days a week at Cardiff Foodbank. Claire is married to Duncan who worships with her and her mother Margaret at All Saints’, and they have two adult children. Her hobbies are sport, particularly rugby (probably more of an obsession…

Sharon Jenkins

Sharon is our Administrator & Office Co-ordinator, so chances are that if you call or pop into the office it will be Sharon you speak to! She is a Cardiff girl born and bred, having lived in the city virtually her whole life. She has recently completed a Theology Graduate Diploma with Westminster Theological Centre, and, in addition to her role with us, works part-time with two charities supporting vulnerable women with varying needs in the community.


We are blessed to have several candidates for ordained ministry on placement with us as part of their formation through St Padarn’s Institute. You can find them in the Ministry Area on Tuesdays and Sundays: Julia Durham Molly Nixon