Pastor: Jared Mcleod

Jared was called by the church to lead us as our Pastor in January of 2017. He is married to Naomi and together they have two young kids.

Jared is passionate about helping the local church be mobilised in reaching into it's community with the life and love of Jesus.

You can get in touch with Jared here.


Valmai became Administrator and Elder in 2011. Valmai is married to Charlie and together they have 6 daughters, and 1 grandson.

Valmai endeavors to honour God by serving the Church and Community through Administration tasks, and seeks God's guidance to care for people's needs.

You can get in touch with Valmai here.

Treasurer: Leigh Everett

Leigh was elected as Treasurer in Nov 2011. Leigh is married to Wendy and they have 3 children. Leigh enjoys lawn bowls in his spare time.

Yvonne Stout: Elder

Yvonne became an Elder in November 2016. Yvonne is married to Tom and enjoys studying the Bible as well as drawing / painting.

Tamara Claxton: Deacon / minute secretary

Tamara joined the Leadership Team in Sept 2016 as Minute Secretary. In November of the same year she was voted in as a Deacon. Tamara eldest of 6 girls.

She oversees our Family Ministry program Elev8 (babies to 30).

She aims to serve God both in and outside the church through my actions by being a role model to young and old alike.

Jocelyn Ridd: Deacon

Jocelyn is in her 2nd term on the Leadership Team, and is the Pastoral Care Leader.

She has been involved in leading singing, Sunday School, morning teas and briefly helping with Manifold Heights Primary School.

Jocelyn loves being a mother to her 3 adult children, and grandmother to her 6 grandkids.

Jocelyn regularly attends Prayer Meeting, Ladies' breakfast and Bible Study.

Bella Yarisantos: Deacon

Bella, together with her husband, Bee, and children, Paulo, Catherine, and Juan-Carlo, joined Mano in 2002. She has been an active Worship Leader since 2003 and accepted the role as a Deacon in November 2016.

Bella has 1 grandchild.

Bella is passionate about Prayer.