God First City Church exists to help people get and keep Jesus first in their lives. Meet our staff and elder couples below.
SIMON & TARRYN HODGSON
Simon is the lead pastor of City. Simon and Tarryn have been married for 13 years and have two children – Matthew and Emily.
Simon is an ordained elder and leads the Executive Pastoral Team, and Tarryn is the Operations Director of City.
DUNCAN & NIKITA EARLEY
Duncan is on staff at City as our Gatherings Director. Nikita is also on staff at City overseeing City Kids. Duncan and Nikita have been married for three years, and have one daughter – Lilybeth.
Duncan is an ordained elder and forms part of the Executive Pastoral Team.
VAUGHN & LORELE HARVEY
Vaughn is a pastor at City and Lorele leads our Women’s ministry, City Women. Vaughn and Lorele have been married for 20 years and have three children – Jordan, Jonathan and Kezia.
Vaughn is an ordained elder and forms part of the Executive Pastoral Team.
LIEZL & NICO BUYS
Liezl is on staff at City in our Operations department. Nico is an interior designer and serves in our production team at City. Liezl and Nico have been married for four years.
ALAN & CLEM GREY
Alan is a retired Civil Engineer and is currently focusing the majority of his time as the project manager for City Green. Clem is a retired teacher. Alan and Clem have been married for 41 years and have two children – Nicky (married to Graham) and Peter (married to Megan).
Alan is an ordained elder.
PHIL & AMY NGWANE
Phil is on staff at City as our Creative Director, overseeing music, production and all creative aspects. Amy is a high school teacher. Phil and Amy have been married for two years.
LESTER & SIVU SINCLAIR
Lester is on staff at City leading our high-school ministry, Core as well as our pre-teen ministry, City Crew. Lester is married to Sivu, who is also involved in the leadership of Core and works in the exhibition industry.
DEAN & CANDICE WEBB
Dean is a passionate entrepreneur who is believing for God’s Kingdom advance through a few diverse business ventures. Dean also leads our social action hub called Colab Foundation. The Colab Foundation exists as a an agent of change in our immediate community and partners with existing NGO’s and initiatives that are also working hard to further the purposes of God and His Kingdom.
Candice is a physiotherapist who runs her own practice from home.
Dean and Candice have been married for 15 years and have three children – Caleb , Rachel and Abigail.
Dean is an ordained elder.