Who's Who

We hope you found the information on this site useful and you gained an impression of what St Andrew's is like and what we do.


We would love to hear from you if you have questions about our services, our mission and ministry, our buildings and facilities, what it means to be a Christian or even the big questions of life: what is it all about?


You can email one of our team members below, or send a messsage via the form on the CONTACT US page.

Meet our Staff and

Voluntary Leaders




Helen Best

Church Administrator


Helen works in our busy office and looks after all the big and little things that make everything tick at St Andrew's! She will usually be your first point of contact for room bookings and general information.

Julie May

Licensed Lay Minister (Reader)

Julie was licensed as an LLM in the spring of 2019 and is is one of our preachers and service leaders.

Patrick Coad

Community & Youth Worker

Patrick joined us in January 2020 after over 10 years working for Engage Woking Schools, which supports a Christian presence in local schools.

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Mandy Hucker



Mandy has been a part of our congregation for over 20 years. She is known (amongst other things!) for being in charge of the Palm Sunday donkey at St Andrews for several years!

Liz Twigg

Pastoral Co-ordinator


Liz is the first contact for those in need, organising visits and support. She oversees our Pastoral Assistants and encourages all church members to play a part in our caring ministry.

Julia King

Safeguarding Officer


Julia is responsible for safeguarding of children and adults in the church. She works with the vicar and PCC to implement safeguarding policies and procedures.

Karin Rayner

Childrens' Worker

Karin was a science teacher, then joined us in 2012 to develop our work with children and their families, and to oversee the SKIDs (Sunday Schools). She is also involved with the 'Open the Book' project.

Shani Orchard



Shani has been a member of St Andrew's since 1986. She works for the Foodwise charity and uses St Andrew's to provide meal deliveries to needy families with an amazing team of volunteers.

Janice Vickers

Self Supporting Minister


Janice joined St Andrews in March 2018. She has three grown-up children, and four lovely grandchildren, and is enjoying being part our wonderful church family.

Chris Harrison

Retired Clergy


Chris was a Curate at St Andrew's for many years until her "retirement", but soon rejoined our ministry team as a volunteer. She preaches and leads some services and helps "behind the scenes" in many ways.


Malcolm Herbert

Retired Clergy


Malcolm is one of our preachers and service leaders, and often plays  piano or organ in services too, He leads Goldsworth Park's community choir "Sing Gold" which meets at St Andrew's.

Members of our Parochial Church Council (PCC)