Ministry Team

Ministry Team

Meet the leadership who assist us in making our church a supportive and welcoming community.

Lead Minister

Rev. Leo Newell

Rev Leo joined us in July 2017, having previously been lead minister at Burleigh Heads Uniting and prior to that, Atherton and Prosperine. Leo also served as a youth and children’s worker in Gympie and New Farm, but began his working life as a heavy vehicle mechanic. He is married to Lou-Anne and they have two adult children. Leo likes to go bush-walking and discovering new places. He also enjoys a good coffee. Leo is passionate about helping people come…
Playgroup Coordinator

Leesa Forgan

Leesa has been a part of Mudgeeraba Uniting for some time, initially through attending playgroup. It was through the connection with playgroup and members of the congregation that she came to faith and has not looked back.  She began relieving the Playgroup Coordinator when leave was required and later relieved Lori whilst she took her maternity leave in May 2014. When Lori moved to her new position as Families Worker, Leesa was appointed as Playgroup Coordinator. She enjoys bringing families…