CityReach Marion Staff Team

Lawson Hannaford

Lead Pastor


Lawson is married to Marella and has three children. He is passionate about Jesus, life in general and the outdoors. He particularly loves speaking to non-religious people about the Gospel. Lawson has a degree in Business Management and a Master of Divinity from the Bible College of South Australia.

Enoch Ho

Worship Director


Enoch is married to Alice and they have two children. With a musical career spanning three continents, Enoch has worked in musical theatre and taught music at every level from primary school to university. His greatest musical passion however is for worship of Jesus and having served in the worship ministries of several churches previously, he now uses these gifts at CityReach Marion.

Steve Rose

Volunteer Administrator


Steve is married to Diane and has three adult children. He is an engineer by trade and having worked at senior levels of government industry, Steve is an asset to the staff team. He loves Jesus, his family and rural South Australia.


Tom Edwards

Evangelist to Flinders Uni


Tom is married to Jas and has a cheeky pug called Spencer. He is in his last semester of Bible College as he serves to reach people who don't know God with the Good News of Jesus. Formerly a baseball player, gym manager and government worker, Tom brings a diverse experience and delight in God's word to his role.

Luke Watts

Pastoral Intern - Children and Families


Luke is currently studying at Bible College and has worked in the horticulture industry and for a Christian bookstore. He is passionate about seeing the next generation follow Jesus and know his goodness.

Darren Western

Pastoral Intern - Young Adults


Darren is married to Bek and has two children. He is currently studying at bible college. Darren has worked in the IT industry and now brings his heart to see young people come to faith in Jesus into the role at CityReach Marion.

Bek Western

Pastoral Intern - Young Adults and Worship


Bek is married to Darren and has two children. She is a part-time high school teacher and passionate musician. Bek is a skilled leader and loves to train people in the bible and following Jesus.