Meet the team

Catalyst Church is actually you. The whole purpose of our staff + volunteer leaders is to equip
+ empower you to fulfill what God has asked you to do in your everyday life, right where you are.  

The staff + leadership here at Catalyst is comprised of men + women who love, care + pray for every single person in the church. If you have any questions for any of our team, feel free to reach out + email them or call our church office to speak with them. You can contact the church office at

  • As Lead Pastor, Carl provides oversight + leadership to the vision of Catalyst. His sense of humour, passion for God + excellent communication skills help him share the word of God in a relaxed + relevant way that people can connect with. Read Carl's blog here.

  • BRAD PAIN senior associate PASTOR

    Brad is an enthusiastic leader and compassionate pastor with a heart to love, live and lead like Jesus.

  • JESS MUTZELBURG creative arts director

    With a passion to see people making a difference in our community, Jess encourages + helps people connect with God through the outworking of Catalyst in the Ipswich community.

  • Lynne Feldon Pastoral care / women's ministry

    Lynne has a gentle concern and depth of insight, serving the church with her professional and compassionate pastoral care.

  • Loren Mavity YOUTH LEADER

    Loren has a heart for young people, both within the church and in the wider community. She is keen to network with other youth leaders across Ipswich.


    Kat has a passion to see the kids of Catalyst develop a lifelong relationship with Jesus and to disciple them to be culture shapers and leaders in the vision of our church.

  • Angela Coto Executive officer / CAP manager

    Angela oversees the day to day running of Catalyst Church from grounds and maintenance, Venue Hire to the Church administration. Her desire is to see Catalyst as a beehive of activity and a place where community doesn't just happen on Sunday but every day of the week. Angela also has a passion to see people released from debt + leads our team in the Brassall Debt Centre.

  • Tom oversees Catalyst's online ministries, including the online church plant, Haven. Tom has a young family, enjoys distance running. Tom has a heart to connect and disciple people who might not be able to connect with church in-person. Find out more here.


    Tarsh has served in a number of roles in the church and has a heart to serve. She has a creative flair and a heart for young people. Tarsh is involved in behind the scenes roles, worship leading and the Catalyst Cares hamper ministry.

  • Micah coto production

    Micah has a servant heart and does many things to quietly keep things running smoothly. He is involved in the production side of the Sunday service and is involved in Catalyst's online presence. 

Eldership board

These are our current elders, who oversee the spiritual direction, major decisions and pastoral care concerns of Catalyst Church. For more information about our elders, visit the elder profile posts on our Facebook page by clicking on a photo.

  • Peter GEE

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  • Carl Mutzelburg

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  • Brooke Stitt

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  • Linda Weatherhead

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  • Duncan brown

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  • David sanni

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  • michael list

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