Meet Our leadership team 

Matt & Charlotte


Matt and Charlotte live in Chester with their 3 children and lively Welsh Collie! Matt is the lead elder at City Church. The vision for the church grew out of prayer meetings in their home before moving to Chester Music Theatre in February 2012. Matt preaches regularly on Sunday mornings and enjoys seeing the church grow in all areas. In his free time Matt loves skiing, going out in his canadian canoe and cheering on England in the Rugby. Charlotte leads the children's ministry in the church and enjoys feeding the many people that come through their home.

Andy & Susie

Andy and Susie have been part of City Church from the outset and have a daughter called Molly. Andy is part of the eldership team, he primarily overseas the worship team and home groups. Andy is a self-employed driving instructor. He loves sport and being a scouser is an avid Liverpool supporter. Susie is part of the worship team, she also helps with the website and the children's ministry. Susie works part time as a doctor and enjoys baking and dabbling in craft projects when she gets the time.  

Jon & Wendy

Jon and Wendy have been part of City Church Chester for 3 years. Jon is an elder and is involved in various aspects of the church's ministry including preaching, home groups, pastoral care alongside volunteering at the local foodbank. A graduate of Trinity School of Theology he nows works for UK mission organisation World Outreach International. Wendy is part of the worship team in the church. She has worked as a Theatre Nurse for 17 years and now works at the Countess of Chester Hospital. Main interests for Wendy are cooking, running and meeting up with people. Jon enjoys most sports especially football, golf and squash.

Jonny & Rachel

Jonny and Rachel live in Vicars Cross, Chester with their two young daughters, Lucy and Robyn. Jonny leads the student ministry and preaches regularly on Sunday mornings. He played a variety of sports growing up and currently still enjoys keeping fit and playing golf at Vicars Cross golf club.Rachel worked as a Solicitor until 2012 when she left to be at home with their children full time. Rachel helps with the crèche at church and also deals with the admin and legal aspects of church life. Jonny and Rachel have been part of City Church since it was planted in 2011.