Greg Strain

Senior Pastor

Greg practised as a Doctor before training for Christian ministry. Having been an assistant minister in a church in Wolverhampton, Greg has been at Spicer Street since 1999 and has been Senior Pastor since 2003. He is married to Harriet and they have four children. He loves walking and fishing in his native west Cumbria, watching sports and reading.

Chris Tapp

Assistant Pastor

After graduating from Oxford University, Chris worked for a number of years at a national debt charity before being trained for ministry at St Helen's Bishopsgate. Most recently he ran two lunchtime ministries amongst workers in London's West End. He is married to Erica and they have three young children.

Rebecca Broomhead

Women's Worker

Rebecca has worked as Primary school teacher both in this country and abroad. She works full time amongst the women within Spicer Street Church.

Dan Hook

Assistant Pastor, Youth

Dan practised as a Chartered Surveyor prior to his theological training and has been on the team since 2001. He is married to Yvonne and they have four young children.

Judith Keane

Youth Worker

Judith studied at Durham University and then stayed for three years after graduating, being trained at a church there and working with students. She now works with youth and children at Spicer Street, including leading Kids' Club and meeting up with some of the teenage girls.

Sam Buckley

After training at Sheffield Hallam University then working for a church in Sheffield, Sam taught PE in Gateshead for a number of years. Sam has finished three years at Oak Hill Theological College and has been leading our church plant in Christ Church Hemel since November 2014. He is married to Melissa and they have three young children.

Jill Burley and Wendy Upton


Jill & Wendy work in the church office.

Claire Barnard and Micki Hounslow

Sunday School Leaders

Claire and Micki head up the Sunday School team.