General Synod representatives

General Synod is the body that shapes the life, liturgy, financial health, mission and ministry of the Church of England.

The latest General Synod meeting was held in York from 7-10 July. You can download a report on the weekend’s debates and other activities from synod rep Tim Hind, below.

Five lay people and four clergy have been elected to serve a five year term as our Bath and Wells General Synod representatives from 2015 to 2020:


  • The Reverend James Dudley-Smith
  • The Reverend Prebendary Stephen Lynas
  • The Reverend Caroline Ralph
  • The Reverend Sue Rose


  • Mr James Cary
  • Mr Tim Hind
  • Ms Christina Baron
  • Mrs Kathryn Tucker
  • Mrs Jenny Humphreys

Learn more about each of our representatives by clicking the links below to view their election addresses.

Who to contact

General synod members