Meet the Team

Many dedicated people serve, giving hours of their time and working hard in all sorts of different areas within the life of Jubilee. These excellent volunteers are overseen by a leadership team, which includes 5 Elders and a number of other leaders. This team is led by Graham Pyman, who works full time on behalf of Jubilee.

Graham Pyman

Graham Pyman Lead Elder

Graham is married to Sarah, and they have 4 school aged children. He leads the leadership team and also serves on the ChristCentral Churches apostolic team. He is Chair of Governors at a large secondary school in Derby. Before working full-time for Jubilee, he was the General Manager of a company specialising in church sound and audio-visual systems. Graham occasionally blogs at Sarah & Graham are also foster carers for Derby City Council, and as well as caring for children, work with the local authority on recruitment and supporting other carers. Sarah leads our Smile team, which runs a respite facility for children with additional needs as part of our LoveDerby initiative.

John Batten

John Batten Elder

John is married to Julie and they have 3 married children and 5 grandchildren. He was a Senior Management Trainer for Morrison's supermarkets until taking voluntary redundancy and working for Jubilee & Burton Family Church for the last few years. He has now retired from paid employment. John & Julie are part of the leadership team in our
Burton church plant.

Rai Dass

Rai Dass Elder

Rai is married to Baksho and they are of Indian descent, they have 3 children in their early twenties. He is a Production Supervisor for a Caterpillar company named Progress Rail in the manufacture of railway. Rai & Baksho serve on our Welcome and Set Up teams and also help plan & lead our evangelistic and outreach events.

Adam Civval

Adam Civval Elder

Adam is married to Rachel and they have 2 young children. He is the Digital Director of Greendog Media, a creative digital agency based in Derby. Adam leads one of the worship bands and is part of the Sunday morning team at Jubilee. Adam & Rachel oversee one of our Children’s work teams.

Tim Hardman

Tim Hardman Elder

Tim is married to Jenny and they have 2 daughters. He is a Speech & Language Therapist working in rehabilitation. Tim & Jenny lead Rezound, the youth work at Jubilee and are also part of our worship team.

Rupert Hurley

Rupert Hurley Elder

Rupert is married to Izzy. He is a language teacher at a local secondary school. Izzy is a professional singing teacher and conducts a number of local choirs. Rupert hosts our Welcome Team and Izzy leads one of our worship bands.

David Ash

David Ash Operations Manager

David is married to Katherine and they have two young daughters. He works full time for Jubilee as our Operations Manager; overseeing Admin, Communications and Events. David also serves the ChristCentral team in similar areas. Katherine is a GP and works for one of the many GP practices in Derby.

Matt Waring

Matt Waring Burton

Matt is married to Lou and they have two teenage children. He is Managing Director of a Burton based courier firm: Frontier Express Ltd. He previously spent a number of years working for global market leader DHL. Any spare time is spent enjoying sport, both playing and watching. Matt & Louise lead our Burton Church Plant which is going from strength to strength. Louise is also part of our worship team, singing regularly on Sunday mornings.

Contact Us

If you would like to get in touch with the leadership team we'd love to hear from you! Either contact us by email: or use the contact us page here. We'll try and reply as soon as we can!

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