Paddy came to St John’s in 2012 from the team at St Paul’s, Weston-Super-Mare. He has been in church leadership since 1977 and has worked in the community as a counsellor and teacher. He is married to Ann, who apart from taking on many roles in the church, is a Music Therapist and Music teacher. They have two daughters, Gabrielle and Charlotte and three grandsons, Sam, Alex and George. Outside of church he is the European Board Chairman of Jews for Jesus and has a number of interests within the arts.