~ growing mission-minded disciples who live for Jesus wherever they are ~

Our Team:

- Navigating our way into new patterns of living and working together as we wrestle to discern the activity of God in these challenging times.

Tim Stilwell

Tim's our vicar. He's married to Jo and they have three children. Jo works for a local charity, Kids Matter. Tim supports Fulham FC, so he needs your prayers! You can reach them at:



Tim's skill that he would love to share is:

Being an Outdoor Adventure Guide - from moorland to mountains! Ramble, hike, scramble or climb. He would happily advise on kit requirement and places to go relative to fitness & experience. (He would also happily be a 'guide' on the trip!!)

Lydia Corbett

Lydia is our curate, having joined us in July 2017 after three years studying theology in Oxford. Lydia is passionate about people and seeing them released into their full, God given potential. She also loves coffee, art, travelling and good conversation. You can reach her at:


Lydia's skill that she would love to share is:

Cooking up a storm from whatever you have in the cupboard or fridge.
She could also teach a thing or two about cultivating a fabulous herb garden!

Laura Brimacombe

Laura is our Director of Operations at St Dionis. She has a heart to serve the church and local community. She also loves running along the river in Putney. She can be reached on:


Laura's skill that she would love to share is:

Serving others, whether that be waiting tables or working a bar!

Connor Patterson

Connor is Worship Pastor here at St Dionis. He enjoys funk music and running. Connor was raised in Richmond and studied Music in Brighton, and loves worshipping Jesus and sharing him with others. If you see him around he’d love to meet you! He can be reached on:


Connor's skill that he would love to share is:

Finding stunning new walks in places of natural beauty!

Hannah Dunlop

Hannah is our Children's and Families Pastor. She has been working with children and families at Westminster Abbey since 2014. Hannah loves knitting, art, cheese and her dog Holly. She can be reached on:


Hannah's skill that she would love to share is:

Knitting & crocheting - scarves, blankets, beanies...you name it!

Cara Gibbs

Cara is our new part-time curate (SSM). She is married to Marcus who leads a church in Balham, and has a son called Caspian.

She can be reached on cara@stdionis.org.uk

Cara's skills that she would love to share are:

Making bunting & juggling
(but not at the same time!)

Cheryl Freeman

Cheryl is our part-time Ordinand. Having been part of St Dionis for many years, including being our Licensed Lay Minister and a stint as Churchwarden, Cheryl will now be training with us alongside her time at St Mellitus.

Cheryl's skill that she would love to share is:


Opportunity - Verger/Facilities Manager:

Fancy helping out at church setting up chairs and tables for services and events? Please do get in contact: laura@stdionis.org.uk 

PCC Members

Francesca Ahern

PCC Member

Tom Blenkin

PCC Member

Laura Brimacombe

PCC Secretary in Attendance

Jo Colman

Deanery Synod Rep

Amy Franco

PCC Member

Su Gahan

Safeguarding Officer & Deanery Synod Rep

Contact Su

Laura Hicks

PCC Member

Mark Jarvis

Deanery Synod Rep

Charles Lunnon

PCC Member

Emily Marten

PCC Member

Max Perkin

Church Warden

Geoff Searle

PCC Member

Camille Sexton

Emi Trowbridge

PCC Member

Registered Charity Number: 1132734


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