Pastoral Team and Elders
Pray + Teach + Equip + Guard
Alwyn Barry is Cambray’s Senior Pastor. Previously Alwyn was Pastor of Street Baptist Church in Somerset and before that was in the leadership of Widcombe Baptist Church in Bath. Before becoming Pastor at Street Baptist Alwyn lectured Computer Science for 20 years, undertaking research in Machine Learning and consultancy for a range of well-known technology and engineering companies. Alwyn is married to Ann, who is a Head Teacher, and they have four children.
Tim Martin is married to Melody and they have two energetic sons, Ethan Zaien and Jed Zaixin. In January 2014 he became Cambray’s Associate Pastor, following 7 years working for churches in Highgate and Virginia Water. He worked for 3 years for a management consultancy in the City of London and obtained his MA in Biblical Interpretation from London School of Theology, writing his dissertation on the use of the Bible in Rastafari.
Shany is Cambray's Youth Worker, splitting her time between Youth, Students and Youth For Christ Cheltenham. She is Italian, from Sicily and has a Masters in Educational Sciences. During her university years in Milan she started, led and grew a Christian Union of 30 members. She is greatly enjoying her time in England, learning more about God and using her many gifts to serve Him.
Lead + Love + Serve + Enable
Welcome and Stewarding
Health and Safety
Staff and Volunteers
Administer + Serve + Enable
Beth has worked in church management since 2013, joining Cambray in 2018. Prior to that she looked after Communications at Gloucestershire Criminal Justice Board and ran the Marketing Department at a major educational publisher. She is married to Chris and they have two teenage children.
Geraldine was born in South Africa. She worked for a major bank while earning her Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting and then a Post-Graduate Diploma in Tertiary Education. She taught Accounting and Functional Maths in a Christian Secondary School for 8 years before coming to the UK in 2010 with her husband, Alex, and their 2 daughters, Natalie and Emma. She was appointed as Finance Officer in 2014.
Pete joined the staff team in March 2018. As well as being the Church caretaker he is a small group leader and a member of the Health & Safety committee. He was an engineer with BT for 42 years. He lives in the Caretaker’s cottage with his wife Michaela, who manages a landscape company in Churcham.