Ministry Team

The Donside Churches are served by a ministry team which, led by the Rector, work together to provide worship and oversee church life in each of our churches.

They meet together regularly to support each other in ministry and to plan and pray together.

The Rector

The Rev’d Suzanne Brumwell

Suzanne is Rector of all four of the Donside Churches and has overall charge of worship and the running of the churches.  

Click here to contact Suzanne.



Assistant Priest 

We currently have one self supporting Assistant Priest serving in our congregations:

The Rev’d Prof David Atkinson

David serves in all four of the Donside Churches.

Click here to contact David.

Lay Readers:

We currently have three lay readers serving in our congregations:

Nigel Feilden
Serves in
St Mary’s, Inverurie

Click here to contact Nigel

Avril Hern
Serves in
St Mary’s, Inverurie
and St Anne’s, Kemnay

Click here to contact Avril

Richard Murray
Serves in
St Anne’s, Kemnay
and All Saints’, Whiterashes

Click here to contact Richard

Additional Ministry:

The ministry team are supported in their work with all four churches by:


Caroline MacIntyre
Click here to contact Caroline

Digital Missioner

Mary McKinnell
Click here to contact Mary