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 15 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 Ministries Pastor. Nikita is also on staff at City overseeing City Kids. Duncan and Nikita have been married for four years, and have two children – Lilybeth and Jayden.
Duncan is an ordained elder and forms part of the Executive Pastoral Team.
VAUGHN & LORELE HARVEY
Vaughn is on staff at City as out Pastoral Care Pastor, and Lorele leads our Women’s ministry, City Women. Vaughn and Lorele have been married for 21 years and have three children – Jordan, Jonathan and Kezia.
Vaughn is an ordained elder and forms part of the Executive Pastoral Team.
JAMES & LARA NELL
James is on staff at City as our Community Development Pastor. Lara is also on staff as our Production Manager. James and Lara have been married for 3 years.
James is an ordained elder and forms part of the Executive Pastoral Team.
LIEZL & NICO BUYS
Liezl is on staff at City as our Office Manager. Nico is an interior designer and serves in our production team at City. Liezl and Nico have been married for five years.
LESTER & SIVU SINCLAIR
Lester is on staff at City leading our high-school ministry, City Yth, as well as our pre-teen ministry, City Crew. Sivu is also on staff at City in our next-gen & events departments.
Lester and Sivu have been married for four years.
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 16 years and have three children – Caleb , Rachel and Abigail.
Dean is an ordained elder.