Administrative Staff

Tilly Bacon
Director of College Operations

Tilly Bacon is Director of College Operations at St Mellitus College. Tilly manages the administrative team, and oversees the delivery of all St Mellitus College programmes, college events, external bookings and student admissions. Tilly works Monday to Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm.

020 7052 0573

Jennifer Watt
Admissions Officer

Jennifer Watt is Admissions Officer at St Mellitus College. She coordinates programme applications, open days, and oversees all prospective students enquiries for London and Chelmsford. Jennifer works Monday to Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm.

020 7052 0248                     

Carlo Colloredo
Moodle and Assessment Coordinator

Carlo Colloredo oversees the St Mellitus College Moodle (VLE), including student accounts, module enrolment, resources and student information. He also coordinates assessment, including submissions and processes for the marking, moderation and return of assignments across centres, and applications requesting absences and extensions to assignment deadlines. Carlo works Monday to Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm.

0207 052 0297 

Bethany Mathews
Programmes Officer

Bethany Mathews is responsible for administration of our midweek teaching and teaching weeks. She also coordinates Ordinand retreats and residentials. Bethany works Mondays 8am – 5.30pm, Tuesdays 9.30 – 8pm, Wednesdays and Thursdays 9.30 – 5.30 and half days on Friday.

020 7052 0542 


Cathie Higgins
St Mellitus College, North West Coordinator

Cathie Higgins is the Coordinator for St Mellitus College, North West. She is responsible for the administration, admissions and logistics for the North West. Cathie works Mondays 8am – 5pm, Tuesday to Thursday 8.30am – 4.30pm, and Fridays 8.30am – 3.30pm.

0151 705 2103

Jenny Weigel
St Mellitus College, South West Coordinator

Jenny Weigel is the Coordinator for St Mellitus College, South West. She is responsible for the administration, admissions and logistics for the South West. Jenny works Mondays 8am – 4pm, Tuesdays, 8am – 5pm, and Thursdays 8am – 4pm.

020 7052 0478

Daniela Vairo
Chelmsford Administrator and Assistant to the Management Team

Daniela Vairo is the Chelmsford Administrator and Assistant to the Management Team. She also provides administrative support, initial queries, external bookings and general office administration. Daniela works Mondays 8am – 4.30pm, Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9.30am – 5.30pm, Thursdays 9.30am – 8.30pm.

020 7052 0320

Rhona Holliday
EA to the Dean

Rhona Holliday is EA to Dean of St Mellitus College Revd Dr Andrew Emerton. She also administrates the timetabling process. Rhona works Monday to Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm.

020 7052 0574

Lucy Bush
PA to the Assistant Deans

Lucy Bush is PA to the Assistant Deans Revd Dr Lincoln Harvey and Dr Jane Williams. Lucy works Mondays 8 – 5.30, Tuesdays 9.30 – 5.30, Wednesdays 9.30 – 1pm / 5.30pm (alternate weeks), Thursdays 8.30 – 5.30pm and Fridays 9.30 – 5.30pm.

020 7590 8252

Jess Norman
Student Development Officer

Jess Norman is responsible for supporting students with specific learning difficulties and employability. She also deals with general student support queries. Jess works Mondays 8.30am – 5.30pm, Tuesdays 8.30am – 3.00pm and Wednesday to Thursday 9.30am – 5.30pm. 

020 7052 0378

Sophie Francisco
Media and Communications Manager and Undergraduate Student Support

Sophie Francisco is Media and Communications Manager and Undergraduate Student Support. She is responsible for media, marketing, filming and communications. She also supports our full-time undergraduate students with an emphasis on building community through social events. Sophie works Mondays 8.30am – 5.30pm, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 9.30am – 5.30pm and Wednesdays 10.30am – 5.30pm.

020 7052 0588

Mark Pape
Production and Creative Assistant

Mark Pape supports the filming, editing and live stream of teaching. He also supports the college with production needs, and creative projects including photography and promotional videos. Mark works Mondays 8am – 5.30pm, Tuesdays 11am – 8pm, and Thursdays 8am – 5.30pm.

020 7052 0569

Mark Prentice-Whitney
Production and Media Coordinator

Mark Prentice-Whitney supports the filming, editing and live stream of teaching. He also supports the college with production needs, website updates, social media and administration. 

020 7052 0560

Flo Troiano
Admissions and Office Administrator

Flo Troiano is the Admissions and Office Administrator. She is responsible for assisting with admissions queries and general office administration. Flo works Monday to Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm.

020 7052 0342

Rachael Wooldridge
Senior School of Theology and Projects Coordinator

Rachael Wooldridge is Senior School of Theology and Projects Coordinator with responsibility for our School of Theology course. Rachael works Tuesdays and Thursdays 9.30 – 5.30.

020 7590 8203

Duncan Forsyth
Senior Academic Coordinator

Duncan Forsyth is the Senior Academic Coordinator, with responsibility for overseeing the colleges quality assurance, annual data returns, changes to student data and liason with our affiliating bodies, Durham and Middlesex. Duncan works Monday to Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm.

020 7052 0433

Rosie Allard

Rosie Allard is responsible for the maintenance of the library, the management of our online library resource Heritage, and the reservations and returns of library books. Rosie works Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays 9.30am – 5.30pm and Wednesdays 1pm – 5.30pm. 
0207 052 0589

Neil Taylor

Neil Taylor is the Bursar for St Mellitus College. His primary role is the management of the finances of St Mellitus College Trust including controlling income, payment of expenditure and operation of the payroll. He is involved in reporting to and liaising with the various statutory bodies which regulate the college – including the Student Loans Company. Neil is based at the college two days a week, often on Tuesday, 9am – 5pm.

020 7052 0587

Rachel Bailey
Development and Alumni Coordinator

Rachel Bailey is Development and Alumni Coordinator, with responsibility for fundraising applications and events and donor and alumni relationship management. Rachel works Monday-Wednesday.

020 7052 8299

Paul Arengo Jones
Fundraising Consultant

Paul Arengo-Jones is the Fundraising Consultant for St Mellitus College and SPTC. After a career in the Army, retiring as a Colonel, Paul ran the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award International Association for 12 years and subsequently ran Breast Cancer Haven, now known as ‘the Haven’.  Having retired in 2009 and using his extensive international and charity experience, he advises a number of national and local charities on both fundraising and charity governance issues.