Election results
General Synod

2015 General election
Elections to the General Synod take place every five years.  For the results of the election in 2015 and for more information, please click here.

2015 Triennial Elections to Diocesan Synod and Diocesan Committees

A new Diocesan Synod is elected every three years by the members of the Deanery Synods.  The new Synod commenced on 1 August 2018. One of the first duties of a new Diocesan Synod is to elect members to the Bishop's Council, the Diocesan Board of Education, the Parsonages Committee and the Vacancy in See Committee.

Bishop's Council
7 clergy and 7 laity have been elected to Bishop's Council.  They are:

  • The Revd Graeme Anderson
  • Mrs Karen Armbrister
  • The Revd Stella Bailey
  • Mr Christopher Baker
  • The Revd Dwayne Engh
  • Mr John Franks
  • Mrs Jo King
  • The Revd Claire McArthur
  • The Revd Richard Mutter
  • Mr Tim Day-Pollard
  • Mr Peter Rogers
  • Mr David Spiers
  • The Revd Canon Dr David Stone
  • Dr Yvonne Warren

The Bishop's nominees on Bishop's Council are:

  • The Revd Clive Hogger
  • The Revd Kate Massey
  • The Revd Canon Dr Jill Tucker

The DAC nominee is The Revd Richard Williams

The DBE nominee is The Revd Elaine Scrivens

For more information on Bishop's Council, please click here.

Diocesan Board of Education
There are 9 places for elected members of the Diocesan Board of Education, who have rolling length of tenure: The current members are:

  • Mrs Dawn Beasley
  • Mr Roderick Clark
  • Mr Mike Draper
  • Mrs Emma Griffiths
  • Mrs Sybil Hanson
  • Mrs Diana Jackson
  • The Revd Alison Massey
  • The Revd Elaine Scrivens
  • Vacant position

For more information on the Diocesan Board of Education, please click here.

Parsonages Committee
The members elected to the Parsonages Committee were:

  • Mr Peter Rogers
  • The Revd Peter Walker

For more information on the Parsonages Committee, please click here (and scroll down).

Vacancy in See Committee
The members elected to the Vacancy in See Committee were:

  • The Revd Canon Dr Jill Tucker
  • The Revd Canon Dr David Stone
  • Mr Nick Hodges
  • Mr David Wigman

For more information on the Vacancy in See Committee, please click here (and scroll down).