Joanne has lived in the area for just over 30 years and has been “next door neighbour” to St George’s for the last 22. Joanne works locally in a financial planners at Blackheath Standard as their client relationship manager. In her former career she was a bi-lingual secretary in a French bank. Joanne is actively involved in the Royal Standard Business & Traders Association and the Westcombe Society. Joanne can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or 07709 571777.
Joel Thomas Director of Music
As Team Rector, I am committed to leading and encouraging the East Greenwich team as together we seek to follow God’s call and to love and serve God and neighbour through our ministry and mission. I love this part of London and enjoy being part of such an innovative and exciting team ministry in this diverse and fast changing parish and community. Margaret can be contacted on email@example.com or 07740 859958
Janet Clipsham Church Warden
Come hear Felicity Cobbing, Chief Executive and Curator of the Palestine Exploration Fund on 5 March at 8 pm. For more information, click on the image at right.
Helen Frith Church Warden
Judith Eastaugh Treasurer
Serving Westcombe Park in East Greenwich, SE3 7SD
Janet has been attending St George’s for ten years and became church warden in 2016. She is a practice nurse at a GP’s surgery in Dartford. Janet is married to Philip Clipsham, who works at the University of Greenwich, Greenwich Bright and Shrewd. She has two grown children, Joshua and Amy.
Joel is a graduate of the Royal Northern College of Music, Joel has many years’ experience as a professional conductor and has worked with choirs and vocal ensembles across the UK and abroad. He is the Director of the Blackheath Centre for Singing, where he trains and conducts three choirs. Joel conducts the adult choir at St George's, and is creating a youth choir which will be open to all young people in the Westcombe Park neighbourhood.
Margaret Cave Team Rector, East Greenwich Team Ministry
Judith was a solicitor in a previous existence, working mainly in the engineering industry. Nowadays her passions are the Parish Schools that now form part of the Federation of St Mary Magdalene and Christ Church where she is co Chair of Governors, St George's Church and her family. Originally from Durham, Judith has lived in Westcombe Park for 27 years. She lives with her husband Colin, her daughters Alex and Beth, and her dog Daisy.
Joanne Lucas Children's Church Coordinator and Safeguarding Officer
Revd Robert T. (Tim) Yeager Team Vicar
Tim was licensed at St George's in 2014, coming to us from the Diocese of Chicago in the USA, where he had previously served as Priest-in-Charge at St Andrew's, Chicago. He is a former trade union organiser and attorney, and brings a passion for social and economic justice to his ministry. Tim is married to Caroline Moores, who is a lecturer at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and father of a grown daughter Ayshe, who lives in the USA. Tim can be contacted at
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 3633 5494.