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Boards and Committees

Diocesan Council of Trustees

The Diocesan Council of Trustees is the umbrella body which consists of the Bishop's Council, Diocesan Board of Finance, Diocesan Mission and Pastoral Committee and the Parsonages Board under co-terminus membership.

Secretary: The Diocesan Secretary

Bishop’s Council

Chair: The Bishop of the Diocese
Secretary: The Diocesan Secretary
Same membership as the Diocesan Council of Trustees

Diocesan Board of Finance

Chair: Mr Alan Saunders
Vice Chair: Mrs Lotwina Farodoye 
Secretary: The Diocesan Secretary
Same membership as the Diocesan Council of Trustees

Audit & Governance

Chair: Stephen Wilmer
Secretary: The Diocesan Secretary
Membership: At least two members of the Diocesan Council of Trustees but not the Chair or Vice-Chair of the Diocesan Board of Finance.

Policy and Finance Committee

Chair: Dr Nicholas Burt 
Secretary: The Diocesan Secretary

The Investment Sub-Committee
[A sub-committee of the Policy and Finance Committee]
Chair: Andrew McMurtrie 
Secretary: The Diocesan Secretary
Membership: Chair and Vice-Chair of the Finance Committee [though not as Chair], one Archdeacon, up to six further members with relevant experience.

Remuneration Sub-Committee
[A sub-committee of the Policy and Finance Committee]
Chair: The Diocesan Bishop
Secretary: The Diocesan Secretary

Diocesan Mission and Pastoral Committee

Chair: The Venerable Moira Astin
Secretary: The Revd Canon Stephen Roberts [Deputy Diocesan Secretary]
Same membership as the Diocesan Council of Trustees

Diocesan Parsonages Board

Chair: The Venerable John Kiddle
Secretary: The Diocesan Sercretary         
Same membership as the Diocesan Council of Trustees

The Archdeaconry Mission and Pastoral Committees

Other Meetings

Vacancy-In-See Committee

Chair:

The Venerable Dr Jane Steen

Secretary:

The Diocesan Secretary

Ex officio:

The Area Bishops
The Dean of Southwark
Two Archdeacons, elected by and from the Archdeacons - The Venerable Moira Astin and The Venerable Simon Gates
The Chairs of the Houses of Clergy and Laity
The Proctors for the Clergy
The Lay members of General Synod 

Elected Members:

The Revd Canon Kim Hitch
The Revd Jonathan Macy
The Revd Gregory Prior
The Revd Brett Ward
Anne Coates
Christopher Elliott
Lotwina Farodoye
Alex Helliwell
David Keiller
Sonia Phippard
Andrea Ruddick
The Revd Stanley Njoka
The Revd Roxanne Hunte
Anne Deering
Liz Holder

Bishop’s Staff Meeting

The Bishop of Southwark
The Area Bishops
The Archdeacons
The Dean of Southwark
Canon Missioner
Canon Treasurer
Canon Chancellor
The Diocesan Secretary
The Director of Communications
The Director of the Board of Education
The Bishop's Chaplain