Our Pastor

Phil Stedman delivering a talk
Phil Stedman
Following 13 years as an Engineer and Strategic Planner, Phil became Senior Pastor at RCC in 2008. He leads a passionate and experienced team, with a focus on driving the vision of the church and building RCC’s outreach capacity and effectiveness. Phil is married to Cath, a medical specialist, and has three children actively involved in church life. Whenever possible, Phil enjoys multiple outdoor pursuits, including trail running and skiing.



The Elders/Trustees are responsible for the governance and leadership of the church and act as the Trustees of our church trust. They are a dedicated group with a diverse range of backgrounds, skills and experience. The current Elders and Trustees are Alan Aitken, Bevan Burgess, Sonya Nuku, James Sheat, Phil Stedman and Geoff Wallis.

Six members of the Trustees of the Vision