Meet the team

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

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

  • Mark Wilson 


    Ps Mark and Cheryl Wilson lead Catalyst as a whole - oversight of Catalyst Ipswich, Catalyst Fernvale, Haven Online, and Catalyst Care. They have a real heart for the church body and seeing each person find their spot, and outwork their personal giftings.


    senior associate PASTOR

    Brad is an enthusiastic leader and compassionate pastor with a heart to love, live and lead like Jesus. He leads our GROW ministry (connect groups) as well as a range of other areas.

  • Angela Coto

    Executive officer / CAP manager

    Angela oversees the day to day running of Catalyst Church. 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 and leads our team in the Brassall Debt Centre.

  • Lynne Feldon

    pastoral care / women's ministry pastor

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

  • Ruth Pain

    families pastor

    Ruth is a passionate and caring pastor and leader, bringing lived experience in life and ministry to our young families and their support networks.


    CHILDREN'S department LEADER

    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 - just like she is!

  • Loren Mavity

    YOUTH department LEADER

    Loren has a heart for young people, both within the church and in the wider community. With Social Work experience in the youth sector, and 10+ years in youth ministry, she is keen to network with other youth leaders across Ipswich.

  • Jeremy and Jess Croft

    creative arts department leader

    With long history on our creative team, Jeremy and Jess bring values of deep worship, passion and excellence to our team, supporting and leading much of what you see in services, and much of what you don't!

  • Micah coto

    production / grounds

    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. He brings with him a keen eye and professional experience in photography and production.

  • Nicole Weatherhead 

    creative administration

    Nicole brings her long-term experience in the world of creativity and musical knowledge to support our Creative Arts Department, in between spending her time teaching children in primary school!

  • mark stark-liddle 

    foundry cafe manager

    Bringing with him experience in commercial kitchens, and a heart for loving others - Mark manages our Foundry Cafe during the week, and oversites the volunteer team on a Sunday. He brings quick wit and great food with him!

Our Elders

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  • David sanni

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  • Brooke Stitt

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  • Linda Weatherhead

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  • Matt Donges

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