Church Leaders

  • Mark Saunders


    Mark has been the pastor at Maitland since 2014 and has been at Maitland since 2003. Mark is married to Jane and they have two children. Mark's vision for the church is that it will continue to be a church passionate for Jesus, passionate for growing together by the truth of His word, and passionate for taking the gospel of Jesus Christ into a hurting community and world, that needs to hear the love of Christ. Mark loves listening to and making music, writing, reading and walking his dog. He is passionate about Everton Football Club... although wishes he wasn't.

  • Dave Withers


    Dave is an Elder at Maitland. He became an elder in September 2016 and has been at Maitland since 2015. He is married to Debbie and has a daughter Rebecca. He has worked as a community Pastor and so has a passion for sharing Jesus in the community, getting alongside others and reaching them with the gospel outside of the church walls. When not busy at church or work Dave likes listening to music, spending time with his family, and has a passion for VW Camper vans and Beetles!