Team

About Our National Superintendent

Rev. Dr. Stephen Elliott

 Dr. Stephen Elliott is the National Superintendent of The Wesleyan Church of Canada.  Steve has served in a variety of ministry roles, including twenty-two years as a church planter in Kanata, Ontario;  two years as senior pastor at Fellowship Wesleyan church in Buffalo, New York; and over the last fourteen years as a professor and the Director of Pastoral Ministries and Church Planting degree programs at Kingswood University (formerly Bethany Bible College). His doctoral degree is from Asbury Theological Seminary (Kentucky) and he is the author of ‘By Signs and Wonders: How the Holy Spirit grows the church” (Seedbed Publishing). His next book “The Evolving Church: What changes in the life of a church as it grows” is due to be released in 2021 by Wesleyan Publishing House, along with 2 other upcoming books entitled “The Principles and Practices of Discipleship” and “The Rubrics of a Healthy Church.” He has been happily married to Helen since 1975, and they have 3 married children, and 5 grandchildren.  He is an avid hockey fan; loves sci-fi movies, and is a prolific reader of all things related to church health, growth, and leadership.

[email protected] | (506) 435-0767

About Our District Superintendents

Rev. Dr. Eric Hallet

Rev. Dr. Eric Hallett has served the Wesleyan church as a short term missionary, youth pastor, church planter, adjunct professor and lead pastor for the past 30 years. His passion is missional leadership, and he looks forward to serving the pastors and churches of the Central Canada District as their newly elected District Superintendent.

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Rev. Peter Moore

Peter Moore has served as Atlantic District Superintendent since 2017 and resides in Moncton, NB, with his wife, Ellen, and their three daughters. His love for missions and for encouraging leaders are at the heart of his Kingdom influence.

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Our National Board of Directors

Dr. Stephen Elliott

National Superintendent

DENOMINATIONAL OFFICIAL/UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR
Sussex, NB

Mr. Richard Arulpooranam

National Secretary

LABOUR RELATIONS STRATEGIST
Gloucester/Ottawa, ON

Dr. Eric Hallet

NATIONAL TREASURER

DISTRICT SUPERINTENDENT OF CENTRAL CANADA
Brockville, ON

Mrs. Estherlita Griffiths

MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT
Calgary, AB

Mr. Scott Muise

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIST
Tusket/District of Argyle NS

Rev. Eric Curie

Higher Education Leader/Pastor
Orlando, FL

Rev. Peter Moore

DISTRICT SUPERINTENDENT OF ATLANTIC CANADA
Moncton, NB

Rev. Sharon Guptil

PASTOR
Dartmouth, NS

Dr. Etienne Bandyayera

MEDICAL DOCTOR
Moncton, NB

National Office Staff

Rev. Mark Parker

National Director of Church Multiplication

Mark Parker, our National Director of Church Multiplication, answered the call to ministry when he was 19 years old. Since then God has helped him discover and develop a deep love for planting new churches and a passion for helping struggling churches to revitalize and dream again. His wife and helpmate over the last 32 years is Helen Parker. Together they have raised three children who are all wonderfully married. They now have 2 grandsons and another one on the way! In addition to his national responsibilities, Mark has also served as a pastor, church planter, Assistant District Superintendent, adjunct professor, certified ministry coach, trained Chaplain for fire department, and more. Currently, he has the privilege of serving as pastor of Spotlight Church in Stratford, Ontario in addition to his responsibilities as National Director of Church Multiplication.

[email protected] | (519) 949-1046

Abby Miller

National Church Financial Administrator

In addition to Abby’s role as our National Financial Administrator, she also serves as Special Assistant to the President at Kingswood University, and as the Business Manager at the Nutrien Civic Centre in Sussex, NB. She has a background in business, and most loves helping people. She resides in Sussex, NB with her husband, Josh who is a Marriage and Family Therapist, and their three lovely and very active children, Marshall, Maddox, and Revy.

[email protected] | (506) 432-0844

Helen Parker

National Retirement Plan Administrator

Helen Parker, our Retirement Plan Administrator, lives in Stratford, Ontario with her husband, Mark.  She has served in ministry alongside Mark for over 30 years, including worship leading, children’s ministry, and administration.  Helen works for Scotiabank and has done so for many years. She also has a history of administrative and customer service roles for London Life, Southgate Community Church, and World Hope International (Canada).

[email protected] | (519) 703-9048