Staff Team


Marc Baker

Marc is responsible for overall leadership of the church family and our four congregations.

Marc became a Christian as a teenager when he became convinced about the significance of the death of Jesus.

Marc is married to Sheryl and they have three children: Jack, Henry and Ethan.

Marc is committed to local church leadership having previously led churches in Liverpool and Cheltenham. Marc enjoys nothing more than having friends round for food, a good pint or watching WestHam lose again.



Sian is the Strategic Operations Manager.  She is responsible for helping us deliver on the plans which God has laid out for us in the vision and works with all areas of our church.

She is also a practising physiotherapist working with patients in Intensive Care at the local hospital, where she also manages a team and is responsible for implementing national guidelines.  She has a background of lecturing with Plymouth University and has led both local and national organisations.

Sian has been a Christian since she was a teenager growing up in Cornwall.  She is married to Ben who she met on a Tall Ship in 2002 and they have two girls; Florence and Beatrice.


Natalie Gavan
Christians Against Poverty

Natalie is responsible for leading Christians Against Poverty in Truro, especially helping people with debt and addiction and unemployment. 

Natalie started to attend St Kea in 1996 and became a Christian a couple of years later after realising she was forgiven and experiencing God’s love grace and mercy. Natalie is a national speaker and advocate for the work of Christians Against Poverty and Regional Evangelist for the South West.

Natalie is married to Matt and they have two teenage children.



Ruth joined the staff team at St Kea in 2015. As well as being Administrator, she is also PA to the Vicar. She deals with the day to day administration of the Church and co-ordinates events and special services. Ruth also deals with Baptisms, Weddings and Funerals.

Ruth is married with two teenage girls and enjoys watching Formula One racing, going to the cinema and generally making the most of family time.


Area Leaders

Jean Stanhope
Church Warden

Jonathan Larkin
Church Warden

Jan Argall
Old Kea Titular Warden

Graham Loveland
PCC Secretary

Sian Goddard
HR Lead

John Taylor
PCC Treasurer

Alan Stanhope
Safeguarding Officer

Trevor Grose

Ben Goddard
Health and Safety Lead


Liz Aver
Small Groups Team Leader

Rachel Hancock
Pastoral Care Team Leader

Fenella Briscoe
Prayer Ministry Team Leader

Malcolm Henderson
Old Kea Leadership Team Chair

Jan Allen
All Hallows Hospitality and Welcome Team Leader

Neil and Ruth Bridle
Truro Refreshments and Welcome Team Leaders


Jo Sambrook
Truro Sunday Club Team Leader

Emma Batten
Truro Creche Team Leader

Hilary Rowe/Pete and Liz Short/Sheryl Baker
All Hallows Sunday Club Team Leader

Sam and Lorna Trenchard
Sky (St Kea Youth) Team Leaders

Chris Ramsey
Sky Acts on Sunday Team Leader

Jo and Ellie Stone
The Bunker (16-18s) Study Group Leaders

Kathryn Walker
Stay and Play Team Leader

Peter and Janet White
Open the Book Team Leaders


Julian Briscoe
Director of Music

Ben Dunnett
Community Choir

Jenny Quinn
St Kea Community Lunch

Tim Sambrook
First Wednesday Business Breakfast