Our Staff

Mal York
Senior Minister
Mal York is married to Heather and is the Senior Minister at West Ryde Anglican Church. Mal is passionate about preaching the gospel. His role includes being the main preacher, setting the vision of the church, overseeing the staff, overseeing both Sunday morning congregations as well as the scripture ministries in the local public schools. Mal loves coffee, music and sport.
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Donny Kwan
Assistant Minister & Youth Minister
Donny Kwan is married to Vicki and is the Assistant Minister and Youth Minister. Donny is passionate about helping people know what Jesus has done for them. His role includes overseeing the Youth Ministry, the Sunday Night Church (SNC) congregation and Leadership Training (Discipleship). Donny will also preach, teach scripture and meet up with people. Donny loves holidays and Yum Cha.
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Andrew Irving
Evangelism & International Minister
Andrew Irving is married to Julie and is the Evangelism and International Minister. His role includes meeting up with people to share the gospel as well as run introduction bible studies with the various ethnic groups in our church.
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Simon Keith
Families Minister
Simon Keith is married to Heather and they have three children. He thrives on introducing kids to Jesus and helping them to follow him and loves helping whole families to grow as disciples of Christ. At WRAC, he is involved in the various services and oversees Friday afternoon Kids’ Club, school scripture, and Kid’s Church. Simon enjoys food, cycling, comedy and puppetry.
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Susanna Dumbrell
Office Administrator
Susanna Dumbrell is our part time Office Administrator. She can be contacted in the office on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between 9am-3pm. Susanna also speaks Cantonese and Mandarin.
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Benjamin Sciberras
Ministry Apprentice
Ben is in the first year of his ministry apprenticeship under Donny Kwan. He is focusing on bringing God’s good news to children and youth by teaching Kindy Scripture in three schools (West Ryde, Ermington and Melrose Park) as well as joining the other leaders at Kid’s Club and Catalyst. On Sundays Ben serves at 8am, 10am and 6pm.
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