Who's Who

Revd Canon Jonathan Boardman

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Vicar

Jonathan Boardman served as Chaplain at All Saints', Rome from November 1999 until he joined us here at St Paul’s, Clapham in July 2018.

 

Educated at Oxford, Cambridge and the Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, he was ordained in Liverpool where he served his curacy. Precentor of St Albans Cathedral between 1993 and 1996, he then served as Team Rector of Catford and Downham, and Rural Dean of East Lewisham, both in South London. Since working in Rome he has developed the role of Senior Tutor at the Anglican Centre, playing a part in the planning and delivery of the Centre's annual academic programme.

 

His book Rome, a Literary and Cultural Companion was published by Signal (Second Edition 2006). He contributes an occasional diary piece to the Church Times.  He has also been Archdeacon for Italy and Malta and was made a canon of Malta Cathedral in 2007.

Revd David Povall

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Curate

David Povall was born and brought up in the North West of England. He read Law at the University of London and qualified as a barrister. He continues to practise in criminal law.

 

David studied part-time for ordination at St Augustine's College, and he was ordained deacon in September 2020, having served for 3 months at St Paul's as a licensed lay minister. 

Revd Richard Lloyd Morgan

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Honorary Assistant Priest

Richard has a long history with St Paul's going back over thirty years and originally worked as a curate at St Paul's after being ordained in 1998. Richard was a professional opera singer for many years in and 2003 became the Chaplain of King's College in Cambridge where he worked for 12 years. Now actively retired Richard lives in Clapham. We were very lucky to have the help of Richard on a temporary basis during the Vacancy in 2017.

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Nick Curtis

Churchwarden

Nick has been churchwarden since 2016 and lives in Stockwell. Nick works closely with the other churchwarden, vicar and parish administrator to ensure the smooth running of the church.

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Lise Robinson

Churchwarden

Lise has been churchwarden since 2020 and lives in Wandsworth. Lise works closely with the other churchwarden, vicar and parish administrator to ensure the smooth running of the church.

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Rosemary Palmer

Reader

Rosemary holds the office of Reader which is a lay preaching and teaching ministry licensed by the Bishop after training. Rosemary assists with the arrangements for Sunday services and preaches.

Alan Saggerson

Director of Music

Alan joined St Paul's in December 2019 after 12 years at St Mary with All Souls, Kilburn, NW6. Before that he was organist at St James' Islington. In the outside world he is a lawyer.

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Allison Clark

Parish Administrator & Community Centre Coordinator

Allison's role is to provide administrative support to the vicar and congregation through the parish office and to manage all community centre bookings for the wider public. 

Cynthia Woodhouse

PCC Secretary

Cynthia circulates papers for the PCC meetings, takes minutes and deals with correspondence.

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Michael McNish

Treasurer

Michael has been the PCC Treasurer since 2020 and produces the accounts.  He works with others to ensure that the parish has sufficient funds for its work and to pay the Diocese our share of the cost of parish ministry.

Nigel Daley

Buildings Manager

Nigel ensures the church, the community centre and the churchyard are well maintained.