Leadership Team

Our Ministerial Team are Rev Chris Andre-Watson (Interim Team Leader) Rev Rachel Waitt and Rev Nathan McGuire, our Associate Ministers. The Leadership Team is made up of the Ministers alongside a number of elected members who meet to pray and seek God’s vision for the church.

Rev Chris Andre-Watson

Rev Chris Andre-Watson

Interim Team Leader

In 2015 Chris began ministry at Clapham Baptist Church alongside developing a role as a transitional minister, assisting churches such as SBC in pastoral vacancy.

Jackie Ritter

Jackie Ritter

Lay Leader

Jackie has been a church leader since 2009 and an SBC member since 1991 after returning from working in Nigeria with Tearfund. A Streatham GP since 1993, she brings a wide life experience to her leadership role.

Stephen Joseph

Stephen Joseph

Lay Leader

Stephen joined SBC in April 2018 and is married with 3 children. Alongside his Leadership role, he serve's within the Worship team, has served within our homeless projects, children's ministry & has been involved with Alpha alongside his wife.

Rev Rachel Waitt

Rev Rachel Waitt

Associate Minister

Rachel is one of our Associate Ministers and recently graduated from Spurgeon’s College. She is married with two children and has lived in South London (and been part of SBC) since 2000 when she came here as a young teacher.

Laura Lock

Laura Lock

Lay Leader

Laura is a retired mental health Occupational Therapist with experience in NHS senior management. Since joining SBC in 1986 she’s led several church-wide ministries. She co-leads a specialist, interdenominational Christian ministry with her husband "Enabled Leaders".

Suzann Douglas

Suzann Douglas

Lay Leader

Suzann has been at SBC since 2015 and helps to lead the musical worship team. Suzann works in Banking and is an author and counsellor. She is passionate about emotional healing and justice & longs to see healing in the church.

Rev Nathan McGuire

Rev Nathan McGuire

Associate Minister

Nathan has been serving as Associate Minister at Streatham Baptist Church since 2017. Nathan is a creative at his core and loves to take his Canon DSLR camera on hikes and retreats.

Jung Khang

Jung Khang

Lay Leader

Jung joined SBC in 2015.
She works as an executive coach and mentor with charity leaders and professionals. Jung has a number of godchildren with whom she enjoys cultural life in London.

Jenny Dowlen

Jenny Dowlen

Lay Leader

I have been a member of Streatham Baptist Church since 1976 and a Christian for even longer. Over the years I have served the church (and other Christian organisations) in a variety of roles.

Leadership Team

Our Ministerial Team are Rev Chris Andre-Watson (Interim Team Leader) Rev Rachel Waitt and Rev Nathan McGuire, our Associate Ministers. The Leadership Team is made up of the Ministers alongside a number of elected members who meet to pray and seek God’s vision for the church.

Staff Team

Our paid staff team use their gifts and talents throughout the life of the church.

Staff Team

Our paid staff team use their gifts and talents throughout the life of the church.