Parish Team


Fr. Dominic McKenna – Parish Priest

Fr Dominic McKenna is the Parish Priest for the Catholic Parishes of Borehamwood. He is responsible for all aspects of the Parish lives of St Teresa of the Child Jesus and SS John Fisher & Thomas More. To contact the Parish Priest please ring 0208953 1294 or email borehamwood@rcdow.org.uk.

Sue Partington – Parish Administrator
Sue is Parish Adminstrator for the Catholic Parishes of Borehamwood. She provides administrative assistance to the Parish Priest with both St. Teresa of the Child Jesus, SS John Fisher and Thomas More and runs the Parish Centre. She is responsible for the Parish Office and provides a central focal point for overall administration for the Catholic Parishes of Borehamwood.

Colette Joyce – Parish Assistant
Colette  oversees the Parish Catechetical Programmes for the Catholic Parishes of Borehamwood. She oversees the Catechetical Programmes for First Holy Communion, Confirmation, RCIA and Catholic Children in Non-Catholic Schools for the Parishes of St. Teresa of the Child Jesus and SS. John Fisher & Thomas More.

Tom Macartney – Head of Finance Committee
As head of the Committee, Tom is responsible for overseeing the running of the churches’ finances. Tom is also a Reader at SS John Fisher & Thomas More and is a member of the Fund Raising Committee. If you would like to know more about the role of the Finance Committee, please email Sue at suepartington@rcdow.org.uk

Kathy Gristwood
Kathy is a member of the Finance Committee and is a long standing Catechist for both parishes. She is also a Reader at SS John Fisher & Thomas More. If you would be interested in helping with the Catechistical Programme, please contact the Parish Office and we will put you in touch with someone who would be happy to discuss it with you.

Angela Wolstencroft

Angela is a member of both  the Finance Committee and also a member of the Fund Raising Committee. She is  our CAFOD representative and is working with this year’s Confirmation Candidates on raising awareness of Fair Trade Products and improving our sales of Fair Trade products.

Anne Mitchell

Anne is a member of the Finance Committee and also sits on the Fund Raising Committee. If you feel that you would be able to help with the Fund Raising or even if you just have any  ideas that you would like share, please don’t hesitate to contact us at the usual number. We are always looking for new things to try.

 

Doreen Hore

Doreen is a founder member of the St Teresa’s Ladies Guild, Doreen has continued with organising the catering for Parish Events and courses such as marriage preparation, Deanery meetings, EBCC meetings and the Golden Age Club.

Margery Creaton

Also a former member of the St Teresa’s Ladies Guild, Margery is  another stalwart of the parish catering department. She is also responsible, along with Margaret Atkinson, for arranging the flowers for St Teresa’s.

Marian Gargan

Marian is another valued member of our parish catering department. The ladies also carry out all the catering for Parish Social events, such as the annual St Patrick’s Day party, our Pasta & Pancake Party and some of our fund raising evenings.

Margaret Atkinson

Margaret has been arranging flowers at St Teresa’s since 1974 and is still to this day, responsible, with Margery Creaton for the wonderful flower displays at St Teresa’s. If you would like to assist with the flower arranging for the parishes of Borehamwood, or are happy to become one of our ” ladies who can”, please contact the Parish Office, we would love to hear from you. If you are having your wedding at St Teresa’s, then Margaret & Margery would be happy to do the flowers for you, please contact the Parish Office

Margaret Tucker

Another former member of the Ladies Guild, Margaret remains a member of our unofficial catering corps.

Nick Todd

Nick is a member of the Premises Committee, he is one of our Eucharistic Ministers and regularly visits the sick and housebound, particularly those in local Nursing homes. He is also our Ecumenical Contact and can regularly be found helping out in many different ways about the parish.

David Wood

David is Sacristan at Saints John Fisher and Thomas More Church.

Sarah Davidson

Sarah assists David as Sacristan at Saints John Fisher and Thomas More Church.

 

 

Ana Webster

Ana arranges the flowers at SS John Fisher & Thomas More. A professional Florist, she is happy to help with your flowers if you are having an event at SSJFTM. Please contact the Parish Office.

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