Registry Office

The Registry Office is the central administration office of the diocese and works in partnership with clergy, parishes and other organisations to resource and support the work of the diocese. Read how the Registry Office can help you.


Naomi Fountain – Registrar/General Manager

Days of work: Monday – Friday

Strategic/business plan, governance, financial management, audit/risk, property, legal contracts, HR management, parish administration, IT systems oversight, Registry Office management


Andrew Apostolou – Financial Accountant

Days of work: Monday – Thursday

Reporting diocesan, NHWS & Bencourt financials, End of year statutory compliance/audit, insurance, accounts payable, diocesan trusts operations


Jackie Mullan – Manager Payroll Services

Days of work: Monday (fortnightly), Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

Payroll, parish and ministry share, New Horizons and Bencourt Care management, employee entitlements


Deb Allan – Workplace Capability Project Manager

Days of work: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday

Registry, clergy and parish employment, project and change management, return to work coordinator


Sarah Crutch – Executive Assistant to the Bishop

Days of work: Monday – Friday

Executive Assistant to the Bishop, website maintenance, minute secretary, Synod organisation, clergy & lay authorisation management, The Spirit


Melissa Ford – Administration Support

Days of work: Monday – Friday

Executive support to the Registrar, Eddington Cottage management, reception duties


The Rev’d Canon Heather Marten – Ministry Development Officer

Days of work: Wednesday – Friday

Ministry Formation Program, Board of Ministry, Safe Church training, ongoing development and mentoring of clergy


The Rev’d Glenda Templer – OLM & OPM Support

Days of work: Tuesday

Providing pastoral support the OLM and OPM clergy


The Rev’d Trevor Bell – Young People’s Ministry

Days of work: Tuesday & Thursdsay

Establishing youth and children’s ministry in parishes across the dicoese