The Elections for lay and clergy representatives of the Diocese of Chelmsford to the General Synod for the next 5 years are underway.
Votes have to be cast by 1pm on Wednesday, 6 October 2021.
Below in alphabetical order is a list of the candidates for each House and the election statements they submitted.
House of Clergy
- The Reverend Dr Sara Batts-Neale
- The Reverend Canon John Dunnett
- The Reverend Steve Finch
- The Reverend John Fry
- The Reverend Stephanie Gillingham
- The Reverend Dr Susan Lucas
- The Reverend Sam Maginnis
- The Reverend James McCluskey
- The Reverend Canon Jane Richards
- The Reverend Andrew Sachs
- The Venerable Elizabeth Snowden
- The Reverend Dr Anand Sodadasi
- The Reverend Catherine Towner
- The Reverend Brenda Wallace
- The Reverend Mark Wallace
- The Reverend David Wylie
House of Laity
- Mrs Gill Ball
- Mr Richard Brown
- Mr Philip Carnelley
- Mr Roger Cooke
- Mrs Katia D’Arcy-Cumber
- Mrs Mary Durlacher
- Mr Nigel Dyson
- Canon Robert Hammond
- Mrs Stephanie Harrison
- Mr Piers Northam
- Mrs Michelle Obende
- Mr Andrew Podd
- Mrs Margaret Smith
- Mr Alexander Tanner
- Mrs Sandra Turner
- Miss Glynne Williams
If you have any queries about the elections please email:
or the registry on firstname.lastname@example.org
Watch the short animation below for more information about the Church of England’s General Synod.
The Church of England has published a web page and promotional videos, to explain the Synod election process and encourage people to stand – visit www.churchofengland.org/synodelections.