Meet the Lakes Team

We are bless​ed with an amazing and dedicated ministry team. Here to serve you!

Rev Jody Zammit

Senior minister

Rev Jody joined the team at Lakes Anglican mid 2019 and brings a passion for Jesus and people and the connecting of the two. Her gifts are encouraging and empowering people to use the gifts God has given them. Jody loves people from all ages, walks and seasons of life. She has a strong vision for mission at Lakes, to reach out beyond our walls into our local community so that all can know the love and forgiveness of God in Christ Jesus. Jody and her husband James  are devoted to each other and working enthusiastically to grow God’s kingdom.

Jody Zammit, James Zammit
children's ministry, Annette Shorten, activities for kids

Children and families 

Annette Shorten has an amazing amount of energy and passion for children and families ministry. She leads an enthusiastic team of volunteers who guide and encourage our young people.

She has loads of compassion and energy and a caring focus on the younger generations. She runs our Playtime and Heartbeat groups on Wednesday and Thursday mornings as well as overseeing the Sunday 9:30 service Sunday school. Kidzcrew.  If that wasn't enough Annette also runs Girls Crew at Lakes Grammar, an Anglican School.  Along with her  husband Matt (Lakes Grammar senior school chaplain), the pair run our monthly youth service 628CREW. Matt and Annette have three daughters and loves family life, and coffee.



Rev Helen and Rev Margaret

Helen is the chaplain at Warnervale Gardens aged care facility and leads the team on our visits to Casuarina Grove which holds a special place in her heart. Margaret leads the volunteer teams who reach out to our community members in aged care in the local area. 

Margaret leads home visits  and hospital visits to church members who are unable to worship with us. 

More amazing people

We are blessed to have an amazing guest preaching team made up of  Rev. Matt Shorten, Rev. Dan Connor and Rev. Rob Barrie. They all bring their own unique styles of preaching and perspectives. 


Scripture in schools is co-ordinated by Carol Barrie and taught by a devoted team at the local primary schools-  Tuggerawong, Woongarrah, Kanwal and Gorokan.