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Who’s Who – Mike Smith

Mike SmithMike has been Rector of this parish since March 2014. Before this parish he served in parishes in the Diocese of Manchester and as Chaplain to the Bishop of Leicester.

As Rector Mike is responsible for leading the parish in its worship, ministry and mission. He has pastoral care for all three churches and to the wider parish. He oversees the clergy working in the parish, and convenes regular meetings with them. Mike loves to be out and about around the parish, but complains that he is too often confined inside churches and at his desk doing admin.

Mike is married to Rachel, who is also ordained and works in the parish, and father to Aidan and Logan who keep him active and firmly grounded.