Meet our Ministry Team

Minister: Rev. Mavis Currie

Rev. Mavis Currie has been the minister at Knox since July 2011.  Born and raised in West Flamborough, Ontario (just outside of Hamilton), Mavis is a graduate of McMaster University with a combined honours degree in French and English, and a Master’s of Divinity from Knox College, University of  Toronto. Her’ first congregations were in western Canada in Virden and Lenore, Manitoba.  After taking a few years off to raise her family, Mavis resumed her ministry at Westmount Presbyterian Church in London, serving as Minister to Youth and Young families for close to 10 years.   Mavis lives with her husband, Tom and their brand new labradoodle puppy, Nellie.  They have three children:  Beth(22), Hannah (20) and Ian (19) who are all in university – who are sometimes at home, and sometimes living away at school.    Mavis loves a nice morning jog, a good book,  and corny jokes.

 

David Greenslade was raised near Strathroy, Ontario, where he received his early musical training.  He graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Hon. B.A, Mus and later pursed Graduate Studies at The University of Western Ontario.  Mr. Greenslade has taught privately in London Ont. since 1992, including teaching appointments at both the former Western Ontario Conservatory of Music (later Conservatory Canada) and The Victoria Academy of Music.   Since 2008, he has operated a thriving home-based studio, where he teaches piano, music theory and music history, along with some voice coaching.   Mr. Greenslade was Director of Music at The Church of the Epiphany (Woodstock) from 1994-2015.  He  sang with The Gerald Fagan Singers (London) and toured extensively in Europe with this ensemble, serving as organ accompanist with this group in tours of France, Monaco, Spain, The Czech Republic and Germany.   In 2015, Mr. Greenslade became a professional chorister at St. Paul’s Cathedral in London.

 

 

Allison Bell - Christian Ed.

Allison Bell – Christian Ed.

Allison Bell has been at Knox since September 2013 as the Christian Education Coordinator. She was born and raised in London with her parents and 3 siblings (1 older sister and she is a triplet with a brother and sister). We grew up going to Westmount Presbyterian Church. Allison went to Brock University for Kinesiology and later to Western University for her Bachelor in Education. Currently she is an Occasional Teacher with the Thames Valley District School Board. Allison continues to live in London with her cute 3 year old Cocker Spaniel named Molly. She enjoys hanging with her dog, going to the beach and going out to dinner with her friends and family.

Meghan Brockington - Outreach and Pastoral Care

Meghan Brockington – Outreach and Pastoral Care

 

Meghan Brockington has been the pastoral care and outreach worker at Knox since March 2015.  Born in St. Thomas, Meghan has been coming to Knox since she was a baby. She spent her childhood summers attending the Synod of South Western Ontario camp, Camp Kintail on the shore of Lake Huron, and went on to work at the camp for several years as a counsellor and later as the music and drama director for the 2007 summer season. Meghan lives with her husband, Caleb and their three young children:  Brayden (7), Madison (5) and Mackenzie (4) who are just thi syear all in school.  Meghan loves singing, reading and spendign time with her loved ones.