Click here to contact CHRISM via email.
The Management Committee is elected at the Annual General meeting and consists of
The current incumbents are:
Ruth Brothwell (Outgoing Moderator)
Ruth currently spends much of her time working as a borough councillor, having previously worked as a self-
Ruth is also an SSM curate in the Guildford Diocese and enjoys supporting people, helping them to make sense of the gospel in their everyday life.
Foxgrove, Burnt Common Lane, Ripley, Woking, Surrey, GU23 6HD
Best time to contact: daytime on mobile
Margaret Trivasse (Incoming moderator)
Margaret is a counsellor who is employed by the NHS in Bradford, West Yorkshire. She is currently part of a Community Mental Health Team and has a particular interest in working with asylum seekers and refugees. She was ordained priest in 2005 and is Associate Priest in the parish of St Gabriel, Prestwich, Manchester.
114 Valley Mill Lane, Bury, BL9 9BY
Marianne Hayward (Secretary)
Marianne is a consultant in general adult psychiatry, with particular interests in the areas of psychological therapy and personality disorders. In 2018 she began a career break from the community psychiatry post she'd worked in for the last ten years to train for ordination in the Church of England. Having completed her ordination training in June 2020 she will soon be returning to her NHS psychiatric practice, which she sees as a primary expression of her ministry.
3 Tannery Court, Mirfield, West Yorkshire, WF14 9DR
Best time to contact: most, by email
Pauline Pearson (Journal editor)
Pauline is now Emerita Professor of Nursing at the University of Northumbria, in Newcastle-
3 Belle Grove Place, Spital Tongues, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4LH
0775 374 4349 (mobile)
Best time to contact: most
Phil Aspinall (Publicity, International and representative to CHRISET)
Phil is a risk management consultant providing process safety, health and environmental support and training to the food, chemical, pharmaceutical and oil & gas industries world-
139 Wiltshire Court, Nod Rise, Coventry, W Midlands, CV5 7JP
024 76 467 509
Best time to contact: most, even if away
Rob Fox (Treasurer)
Rob is an indirect tax specialist with HM Revenue and Customs, currently leading a project on alcohol taxes. Ordained in Manchester, from the Northern Ordination Course, in 1991, he moved to Newcastle in 2017 and has Permission to Officiate in that diocese.
22 Queensbury Gate, Longbenton, Newcastle–upon-
0191 270 0623
Best time to contact: 18:00 – 19:00
Rebecca trained as a dentist and now works in public health aspects of dentistry and in teaching at the University of Manchester. She is also part of the chaplaincy team there and a self-
201 Thornton Rd, Manchester M14 7NS
0161 225 7336
Best time to contact: evenings and w/e
Having retired five years ago from a 30-
8 Newburgh Road, London, W3 6DQ
020 8723 4514
Hugh has worked in the worldwide coal industry as an energy economist for more than forty years. He also actively campaigns for net-
64 Observatory Street, Oxford, OX2 6EP
Best time to contact: 09:30-