Who’s who

Priest in charge:

The priest in charge has the overall responsibility for leading the spiritual life and managing the temporal affairs of the parish.

The Rev’d Carol Green, tel: 01747 861859, email vicar (at) stmichaelsmere.org.uk.


Churchwardens represent the laity and co-operate with the priest, lead the parishioners by setting a good example and encouraging unity and peace and have a particular duty to maintain order and peace in the church and churchyard at all times.

Lindy Elliot, Tel 01747 861646

 Licensed lay ministers:

Licensed lay ministers are non-ordained ministers who are licensed to work alongside ordained colleagues in the parishes where they serve.

Jane HurdJane Hurd, tel. 01747 860218, email: jane.hurd (at) hotmail.com. Jane is licensed to Heytesbury Deanery.

Christine Marsh, tel. 01747 861212, email: c.marsh676 (at) btinternet.com

 Lay pastoral assistants:

Lay pastoral assistants are trained to help anyone in time of need, trouble or sickness. Anyone who would like a visit at home or in hospital should contact the parish priest in the first instance.

Parochial Church Council (PCC):
The PCC is the governing body of the parish.

Parish Administrative Assistant: Tash Shaftoe, email: administrator (at) stmichaelsmere.org.uk

Chairman: The Revd Carol Green, tel 01747 861859; email: vicar (at) stmichaelsmere.org.uk

PCC  Secretary: Tash Shaftoe, email: administrator (at) stmichaelsmere.org.uk

Treasurer:  Nigel Leek, email nigel.leek (at) yahoo.co.uk   

Elected members:  Elisabeth Barrett, Pat Isom, Julia Rankin, Christine Marsh

Co-opted Member: Councillor Lesley Traves

Deanery Synod representatives: Rev’d John Page, Isabel Page,

Churchwardens:  Lindy Elliott, Richard Wilson

Organist and Choirmaster: Vacancy

Website manager: Peter Mason, email: webmaster (at) stmichaelsmere.org.uk