Every person is part of the Team here at All Saints – called to love God and one another. We do however have a team of people who are called to equip and empower others to serve and are responsible for various parts of the ministry here at All Saints.
MEET THE STAFF
Dave Fuller – Senior Minister
Dave has been the Senior Minister at All Saints since July 2012 and oversees the Staff Team here. He is married to Deborah and they have two teenagers. With a diverse ministry background since 1987 ranging from pastoring at St.Martin’s Community Church Collingwood, para-church ministry with Concern Australia, in School’s Chaplaincy and lecturing at Ridley Melbourne, Dave is now an active life member of the God’s Squad Christian Motorcycle Club. He enjoys time with his family, walking the dog, reading and is a long suffering Richmond Footy Club member. In December, 2015 he was made Archdeacon of the Yarra region of the Anglican Diocese of Melbourne.
Joy Sandefur – Associate Minister
Joy assists Dave in the Pastoral Care of women and of the elderly. She is the mother of two adult children and 4 grandchildren. Joy spent several years in the Northern Territory as part of the Kriol Bible translation team, working at Nungalinya College. She also worked for the Anglican Diocese of the Northern Territory supporting and training Indigenous clergy, leaders and churches. Joy, now a retired Anglican Clergy-person, enjoys reading, spending time with family, grandchildren and friends.
Janie Beasley – Children & Families Pastor
Janie has been the Children & Families Pastor at All Saints since February 2015. She is married to David and they have 3 children. Some of her interests are playing tennis, reading, walking, singing and listening to jazz. For many years she has been involved with playgroup and Mainly Music and has a passion for families and children to know about God’s love for us. Janie is currently completing a Graduate Diploma in Divinity at Ridley College and works on part-time basis in Community Policing. Prior to being a police officer she worked as a radiation therapist in Melbourne and Ipswich in England.
Julie-anne Laird – Young Adults Pastor
Julie-anne has been involved at All Saints Anglican Church since 1998 and has led Playgroups, the Young Adults, Kids Clubs, etc. At the moment she works part time with Christian Union and Melbourne Uni as well as part time at All Saints. She is involved with Arrow Leadership and Lausanne Australia as well as her local community. She is married to Andrew and they have 4 young adult children. She enjoys a good coffee and hanging out with family and friends. She also enjoys training up a new generation of Young Adults who love Jesus.
Maggi Palmer – Church Administrator
Maggi began in this role in March 2017. Originally from the UK, she has lived in various parts of South East Asia, and the whole family became Australian citizens in 2006. Married to Bill who is due to retire soon, they have 2 adult children and a lively young pup. Maggi has worked in various fields including admin, retail, education as a teacher’s assistant and health as a nursing assistant. She was recently studying to be a nurse but God had other plans! She has been an active member of All Saints since first attending in 2002, enjoys singing in the church choir and is part of the Mainly Music team on Thursday mornings. She also enjoys reading – when time permits, baking (and eating said baking), singing with a community choir and is never happier than when filing or putting things in order.
Christine Kollaris – Bookshop & Cafe