Cathedral Clergy and Staff

Bishop Andrew Hedge announces the appointment of the Rev'd Ian Render as the new Dean of Waiapu

click here to read Bishop Andrew's letter 

The Very Rev'd Ian Render - Dean of Waiapu 

DDI free-call 211-3715; text or call the Parish Mobile: 021-688-227; email:


Amy Fleming - Parish Administrator who will be the friendly voice on the end of the phone.

Rev'd Dorothy Brooker, Rev'd Erice Fairbrother- our actively "retired" clergy who assist with leading worship at the Cathedral and Ormond Chapel, and undertake pastoral care.

Anthony Tattersall - Director of Music

Basil Brooker - Events Coordinator; email:

Elisabeth Paterson - Pastoral worker who cares in particular for elderly parishioners.

Jennifer Harris - Workplace chaplain and at the Cathedral contributes to liturgy and planning.

Cathedral leadership (Vestry and Chapter) - The Cathedral has two oversight bodies:

  • The Cathedral Chapter who are concerned with the Diocesan and community facing ministries;  and

  • the Vestry who are responsible for the parish ministry and day to day running of the Cathedral.