Your Ministry Support team

Get the help you need to develop effective local ministries to youth and children. Reach out to your regional advisor now.


Ed Springer

Head of Ministry Support and SRE
Ed has been involved in vocational youth ministry for over 15 years. His passion is to see churches intentionally invest in the next generation.

Mobile / 0419 277 408
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Emma Collett

Children’s Ministry & Primary SRE Advisor
Northern Region

As an SRE teacher, and former Children’s and Family Minister at Christ Church St Ives, Emma understands the demands and opportunities that SRE teachers and children’s ministry leaders face every week.

Mobile / 0413 685 616
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Kate Haggar

Children’s Ministry & Primary SRE Advisor
South Sydney & Georges River Region
Kate has been involved in youth and children’s ministry for over 10 years. She has been a children’s minister, as well as an SRE teacher and coordinator.

Mobile / 0437 778 961
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Annemarie Rivers

Children's Ministry & Primary SRE Advisor
Western Region
Annemarie has been involved in vocational children’s ministry, SRE, women’s ministry and community outreach in Sydney’s Inner West for seven years. She is passionate about teaching the Bible well to children and helping leaders grow.

Mobile / 0414 967 944
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Tim Beilharz

Children’s Ministry & Primary SRE Advisor
Wollongong Region
Diocese of Sydney Boys Ministry Advisor

Tim’s children’s ministry journey began in Year 9 when he was first encouraged to consider Christian leadership. He served as Children’s Minister at Gymea Anglican Church for six years, and is currently completing a Masters in Theology.

Mobile / 0421 103 546
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Ivan Harris

High School SRE Advisor
Ivan is committed to supporting quality Bible teaching and seeing SRE continue to grow throughout NSW.

Mobile / 0414 903 598
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Matt Bartlett

Youth Ministry & High School SRE Advisor
Wollongong Region

While studying at Youthworks College, Matt was convinced of God’s calling into long-term youth ministry. He served as Youth Minister at Shellharbour City Anglican for 15 years. Matt’s passion is to see young people thriving as Christians and as active members of their local church.

Mobile / 0416 084 115


Paul Rees

Ministry Coordinator

Mobile / (02) 8268 3355