Contact the CES Team

Contact Details

Address: Catholic Education Service, 39 Eccleston Square, London, SW1V 1BX

Telephone: 0207 901 1900

Email: general @


The CES Team 


Leadership Team

Paul Barber Director

Catherine Bryan Assistant Director (Education)

Christine Fischer Assistant Director and Head of Legal

Marie Southall Assistant Director (Public Affairs)

Rt Rev Marcus Stock Chairman



Legal Team

Keri Goddard Legal Adviser 

Patrick Wise-Walsh Legal Assistant 


Public Affairs Team

Alexandra Hernandez Public Affairs Manager

James Spencer Communications Manager

Rosa Lewis Parliamentary Intern  


Education Team

Charlie Barrowcliff Education Adviser (England)

Philip Manghan Education Adviser (Wales)

Elisa McLaughlin Education Officer

Arthur Naylor Higher Education Adviser

Philip Robinson Religious Education Adviser 


IT and Office

Rebekah Hayward Executive Assistant

Robert Rushworth IT and Data Manager

Eileen Williams Projects Manager 


Management Committee

The Most Reverend Malcolm McMahon Archbishop of Liverpool

The Right Reverend Terrence Drainey Bishop of Middlesbrough

The Right Reverend David McGough Auxiliary Bishop for the Archdiocese of Birmingham

The Right Reverend Marcus Stock Bishop of Leeds

Bishop Alan Williams Bishop of Brentwood

Canon John Weatherill

Kate Griffin Diocesan Schools Commissioner for Plymouth