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Enjoying Life as God Intends

Interested to know a little more about the hearts behind the faces? Check out the Staff Team at Subi Church below!


Ben Johnston

Ben came to Subi Church in 2012 after serving in two churches in the USA. He is originally from Dallas, Texas. Prior to coming to be the Sr. Pastor of Subiaco Church, Ben served as Senior Pastor at Grace Presbyterian Church (Presbyterian Church in America) in Peoria, Illinois. He also served as the Pastor of […]


David Skirving

                David grew up around the corner from the church but married a Sydney girl and moved over east. He worked as a medical doctor for a number of years before realising he just wanted to tell people about Jesus all day – so he became a pastor […]


Chin Wee Ang

Chin Wee has been a part of Subi Church for more than a decade. He is married to Crystal, who is an occupational therapist. They are blessed with two sons named Ethan and Caden. Jesus saved Chin Wee during his studies at Curtin University. He finished his Bachelor of Commerce and went back to Malaysia to work for […]


Amanda Tan

Amanda grew up in a Christian family in Singapore. In 2000, she moved to Perth to further her studies. She fell in love with Perth, and then fell in love with Joachim and couldn’t leave. In 2018, Amanda and Joachim were blessed with a beautiful son named Josh. As the Executive Director overseeing Administration, Finance, […]


Deborah Tan

Originally from Singapore, Deb first came to Perth to study in 2005 and has been worshipping at Subi Church pretty much since then. She is married to You Yan – the man who only makes her better! Previously a data-geek from the market research industry, she found herself led by God’s providence into this role […]


Lisa van der Horst

Lisa is from Houston, Texas but has lived on 4 different continents. Her husband Mark is from Holland and they have 3 amazing children, MJ, Reese and Jensen. Her background is in oil and gas accounting as a ‘numbers nerd’. However, after leaving that career to follow her husband around the world for his job, […]


Tracey Johnston

Hi, I’m Tracey Johnston and it is my pleasure to welcome you to Subi Church. My hope is that you will find a community of believers eager welcome you and help you make Subi Church your home. If you are looking for a church community to be a part of I would be happy to […]


Jacqui Burgess

Jacqui is an Adelaidian who moved to Perth in 2015 for its amazing beaches … also to do a ministry internship at Subi Church. Before that she spent over 3 years working as a high school chaplain at Craigmore Christian School whilst obtaining her Bachelor of Ministries at Adelaide College of Ministries. Jacqui loves teenagers, […]


Thea Samuel

Thea grew up in The Netherlands, married there and became a mother of three children, before flying over with the family to Perth in 2010. Moving to Australia was supposed to be a three-year adventure, but eight years later the Samuels are very settled in Perth. Thea loves travelling, drinking coffees with friends, boxing and has […]


Christina Wong

Christina is married to Andrew and they have 3 kids. She has worked at Subiaco Church for the past 4 years as Finance Manager, and has also served in SubiKids. She has lived in Australia all her life, and enjoys outdoor activities like bike riding and exercising.