Meet The Team

Find out who's on the team and what everyone does.

Meet The Team

It takes a great team of people to lead The Foundry Church.
Here is an explanation of how that looks and a snapshot of who makes up each teams.

Guided by a Lead Team

The Lead Team are the Pastors of The Foundry Church, led by Kate & Adam Hewitt.
They bring vision, spiritual care and guidance to the church as a whole.

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Adam Hewitt

Lead Pastor

Adam is married to Kate, has 2 children and a dog! He has been part of The Foundry Church since 1996.

Adam is our Lead Pastor, with overall responsibility for preaching, vision and strategy across all the Foundry related charities.

He enjoys running, reading, podcasts and always thinks this will be Spurs’ season.

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Kate Hewitt

Lead Pastor

Kate is married to Adam and has 2 children, Tiffany & Hudson and a Cocker Spaniel called Nellie.

Kate has been part of The Foundry Church since 2001. She is our co-Lead Pastor with responsibility for Pastoral ministry, vision, and connect groups. She loves musicals, Italian food and snow.

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Di Daniels

Executive Pastor

Di is married to Paul and they have been part of The Foundry Church since 2004. They love spending time with their family and grandchildren.

Di is the Executive Pastor and is responsible for finance, server teams and prayer. Di loves cycling and knitting (but not at the same time!)

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Ste Greenow

Families & Communications Pastor

Ste is married to Ruth and they have two daughters. He has been at The Foundry since 2006.

Ste is our Families and Communications Pastor. He supports Man United and the Atlanta Falcons, loves cooking Chinese food, and eating it too!

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Sean Smith

New Believers, Community & Operations Pastor

Sean is married to Cath and they have three children, Evie, Eli & Esau. Originally from Stoke, the family moved ‘up North’ to Widnes in 2012 and made The Foundry their home.

Sean is our New Believers, Community Ministries and Operations Pastor. He is a fan of Stoke City and is mad about ready salted crisps!

Strengthened by a Staff Team

The staff team administer The Foundry Church and its associated charitable organisations on a day to day basis.
They are responsible for leading volunteer teams.

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Lois Taviner

Youth & Events Manager

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Ruth Greenow

Children’s Pastor

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Rachel White

CAP Centre Manager

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Ste Royle

IT & Media Lead

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Angie Ferguson

Site Cleaner

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Vi Nuttie

Fairhavens Court Warden

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Tony McNulty

Site Manager

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Jean Calland

Fairhavens Court

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Ian Aitken

Lighthouse Director

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Mark Cambridge

Lighthouse Support Team

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Sean Conlon

Lighthouse Support Team

Protected by Trustees

Our trustees support the Lead Team in fulfilling the purposes of the church. They have legal responsibility for the governance and administration of The Foundry Church.

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Donald Lowe

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Phil Holland

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Simon Adepetun

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Nick Calland

Safeguarding Team

We have both children’s and adult safeguarding teams in place to make sure that we have robust policies and procedures in place.

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Catherine Smith

Children’s Safeguarding Lead

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Mandy Taviner

Adult Safeguarding Lead