MEET OUR STAFF
Minister: The Rev. Dr. Steven Moore
The Rev. Dr. Steven Moore has been our minister since October, 2019.
Rev. Steve, served as chaplain in the Canadian Armed Forces for 22 years where he developed the role of chaplains engaging local religious leaders in an environment of conflict. Since his retirement from the Forces in 2012, Rev. Steve has been engaged in congregational ministry as transitional minister at Bethel-St. Andrew’s United in Fitzroy, in various roles with the Ottawa Presbytery, and most recently, as supply minister at Emmanuel United.
Rev. Steve enjoys connecting with members of the congregation, and always looks to share his experiences as we continue our journey forward.
Interim Director of Music: Barbara Hallam-Price
Barbara Hallam-Price joined us as Interim Director of Music on February 1, 2022.
Barbara's professional credentials include more than thirty years' experience as an organist and choir leader in a variety of large traditional churches across Canada. Many of you may recall Barbara’s time with us as Interim Director of Music during 2015 and 2016. Most recently, she served as Assistant Organist at Notre Dame Cathedral in Ottawa. She holds a Master in Music Degree from the University of Western Ontario and a Bachelor of Music Degree in Organ Performance from the University of Alberta.
Barbara's role includes directing our senior choir and providing music for our Sunday worship services. We are happy to have her as part of our team!
Children & Youth Coordinator: Kaylee McKellar
Kaylee McKellar joined our staff on February 1, 2022. Kaylee is a Carleton Student studying Political Science and International Relations with a minor in Environmental and Climate Humanities. In addition to being an active member of Ontario Youth Parliament, she/they have experience working with children and youth.
We are confident Kaylee has much to offer our community and have been pleased to welcome them to Southminster!
Office Administrator: Martha Hanna
Martha brings a wealth of experience to her position as Office Administrator. Her secretarial work experience includes the State of Oregon, Aldersgate College, Fifth Avenue Free Methodist Church, Ottawa, and Chapel Ridge Free Methodist Church, Stittsville.
Martha joined the staff of Southminster in the summer of 2002. Among other things, Martha is responsible for the production of the Sunday bulletins and weekly email newsletter. She maintains the church web site, looks after the books and administers rentals. On weekends you will find her providing piano accompaniment for the congregation of St. Andrew's, Aylmer Presbyterian Church.