The Chapter is the Cathedral’s governing body and directs and oversees the administration of the Cathedral’s affairs.

The Dean

The Very Rev'd Jo Kelly-Moore | Dean of St Albans


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Residentiary Canons
The Rev'd Canon Kevin Walton, Canon Chancellor St Albans Cathedral

The Rev'd Canon Dr Kevin Walton | Canon Chancellor

Executive Residentiary Canon

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The Rev'd Canon Will Gibbs | Canon for Mission and Pastoral Care

Executive Residentiary Canon

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The Rev'd Canon Tim Bull, Diocesan Director of Ministry for St Albans

The Rev'd Canon Tim Bull | Diocesan Director of Vocations

Non-Executive Residentiary Canon

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The Rev'd Canon Tim Lomax, Diocesan Director of Mission for St Albans

The Rev'd Canon Tim Lomax | Diocesan Director of Mission and Ministry

Non-Executive Residentiary Canon

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Lay Non-Executive Members

Helen Gray

Senior Non-Executive Member

Canon Julian Bowrey

Cathedral Warden Member


Graham Field

Chair of Finance Committee

(Alan Stewart will take on this role during 2024)

Sarah Keeling

Judith Relf

Delbert Sandiford

Chairs of other Chapter governance committees:

Anthony Archer | Chair of Nominations Committee

Nikki Loan | Chair of Audit and Risk Committee

Clerk to the Chapter: Tim Fleming | Chief Operating Officer

You can read more about the topics and items discussed at Chapter in the Chapter Summaries below. We also produce a report on Chapter's work over the past year for the Cathedral's Annual Meeting.

January 2024 Chapter Summary

November Chapter Summary

September Chapter Summary

July Chapter Summary

May Chapter Summary

March Chapter Summary

January Chapter Summary

Chapter Annual Report 2023

You can find out more about the work of the Chapter here.