Our Team

Rev Hana Popea-Dell

Hana’s induction was held on the 28th February 2016.  Hana came to St Ninian’s from the Hutt City Uniting Congregations, where she  worked as a minister for 11 years.   Hana is St Ninian’s first Pacific Island Minister.

St Ninian’s is Hana’s second parish – before her appointment to Hutt City Uniting, she studied to be an Ordained Minister in Dunedin.


Gordon Rutherford

Gordon has broad experience in administration for non-governmental organisations and other organizations. Gordon is Parish Administrator at St Ninian’s and so acts as ‘front person’ for the parish, its members, the general public and the wider Karori Community.

Gordon works in the church office between 9.00am and noon, Tuesday to Thursday, or 1:00pm-4:00pm Friday.  He is the first point of contact for anyone using the church buildings and can be contacted by phone or email. Please leave a message if he is not there to take your call.