Who We Are

Though Canley Community Church is much bigger than just the people listed on this page, the leaders listed below are often a good point of contact in the church. (We’ve still got some photos and information to add here – sorry!)

Karen CurranKaren Curran

Karen first came to Canley Community Church as a student, many years ago, and met her husband, Mark, here. She is a retired College Manager, has three grown up, married children and 8 grandchildren. At church she can often be seen leading worship and also edits the weekly church newsletter, Touchstone.

Mark CurranMark Curran

Mark is married to Karen (see above) and often plays (or tries to play) his guitar for worship services at Church. He recently retired from an organisation building housing for older people and is enjoying more time to spend with family and friends.

Claire Martin

Claire is a mother to four grown up children. She has been a member of this church since joining as a student in 1979. She has recently retired from employment by the church. Generally whenever there is food at an event at the church, Claire will be involved.

Katia MerineKatia Merine

Katia is a Cultural studies postgraduate, French speaking, born on a lovely island. She loves socializing and cooking.

Doug PrestonDoug Preston

Doug is employed as the Pastoral Community Worker at CCC, he runs groups which connects people with the bible while supporting their pastoral & social needs. Doug co-ordinates house groups & Cap Money Management Courses.

Jon RogersJon Rogers

Jon is married to Jane and they have two boys. He is a teacher at a nearby secondary school and also oversees all the technical goings on at the church from the website to livestream services. If you contact us through the website it’s Jon who will see your message first.

Kathy Yates

Kathy has been attending the church since 1988. She is the Chair of Trustees, particularly overseeing the finance, but also organises the Sunday morning children’s activities. During the working week she is an accountant for a large US company.