The Bishops' Office

The Bishops of Peterborough and Brixworth are supported by a central office.  The Bishops' Office works very closely together, but each member has their own responsiblities.  Here's a little more about who does what;

The Bishop of Peterborough

Bishop Donald

BISHOP OF PETERBOROUGH
 
 Email Bishop Donald
 01733 562492
 
The Bishop of Brixworth

Bishop John

BISHOP OF BRIXWORTH
 
 Email Bishop John
 01733 562492
 
The Bishop's Chaplain

Steve Benoy

BISHOP'S CHAPLAIN
 
 Email Steve Benoy 
 01733 562492
 

Steve Benoy is Chaplain to the Bishop of Peterborough. He advises and supports the bishop in pastoral and liturgical matters, serves as the BMG lead on the pastoral care of clergy, line manages on the bishop’s behalf diocesan post holders with significant pastoral responsibility, and represents the bishop in safeguarding matters and sometimes at events.

Joanne Gibson is PA to the Bishop of Peterborough. She is responsible for the bishop's diary, correspondence and supporting him in his day to day work, attending meetings with him or on his behalf as necessary. She is generally the first person to contact if you need to speak to Bishop Donald. She is a lay worker and before her present job, she led the pastoral team in her parish.

Suzanne Carter is PA to the Bishop of Brixworth. She is responsible for his diary, correspondence and supporting him with his day to day work including with admin for PTO, ordinations and curate training. She is generally the first person to contact if you need to speak to Bishop John or want him to take a service in your parish.

Alex Tolley is the Bishop's Project Manager. She is responsible for the bishop's major events, such as the Ministers' Conference, the Bible Day, and the diocesan involvement in the Lambeth Conference. She is the first point of contact for the Korean link diocese, and the diocesan advocate for Living in Love and Faith. As bishop’s office manager is responsible for data protection, IT provision, and health and safety.

Rachel Lomas is the Bishops' Office Secretary. She provides secretarial services to the whole team and manages the Bishops’ Office finances and Palace maintenance. She is usually the first person you will speak to when you ring the office number.

You can find out more about Bishop Donald and Bishop John by visiting their pages.