Meet the TEAm


Rev David barrie

Dave has been Rector of St Paul’s Cobbitty since 2014. He and Jo have been married for seventeen years and they have four children ranging in age from ten to seventeen. Before entering the ministry, Dave studied Physics at UNSW and worked as a laser and optics engineer in the optical fibre industry. He loves tennis, adventurous holidays, Mexican Mondays, family games nights, podcasts which make him think and novels which help him slow down.

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Leah Dyason

Leah has been the Youth and Children’s Minister at St Paul’s Cobbitty since 2015. Leah is married to Graham and they have three young children. Leah entered into ministry after finishing school and has worked in youth, kids and schools ministry around Sydney. She is also a trained Secondary teacher. Leah enjoys spending time with her family, playing board games, competitive sports, leading on holiday camps and a nice cup of tea.

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