Leadership Team


Mike Mason


As Director, I oversee the day-to-day running of Lee Abbey London. What I enjoy most is helping people develop new life skills and get the most out of their experience of living and working here.


Flora Mason

Pastoral Coordinator

I’m married to Mike and have been at Lee Abbey London for two years. I help with pastoral care and the administration of Lee Abbey.


Hilary Cox

House Manager

I have a background in NHS Management and the Hospitality Industry.  I joined the team in 2016 and love working here.  I’ve spent the last 3 winters travelling abroad so I am missing the sun a little bit.


Chris Barry

HR Manager

I joined the community in 1998 and I met my wife, Monika, here. I’m from South Africa. I love meeting people from around the world and seeing them grow in their faith through being part of this community.


Matthew Kent-Lemon

Facilities Manager

I like to ensure that our facilities are well looked after and am constantly looking for ways to improve the living spaces. I love anything to do with the outdoors, I especially enjoy a good bonfire.


Anita Pelnena

Head Receptionist

I like to welcome people to this place that they will call home. I love horses and I like skiing especially on Norway’s beautiful mountains.


Tim Pfeiffer

Accommodation Manager

I’m a transplant to the UK from the US, via the Netherlands and Israel. I enjoy jazz, Ethiopian coffee, London markets and curried goat with rice and peas.


Lisa Huismann


I’m from Germany. I first joined Lee Abbey London in 2015, working with the community, member and I’m excited about starting this new role as housekeeper. I love meeting friends, travelling and going shopping.


Chris Bates

Head of Maintenance

I love reaching people for Christ through music ministry. I’ve always enjoyed fixing things since I was a kid and loved travelling and meeting people from all round the world. I’m also a hardcore Marvel fan so stop me for a chat about that anytime.


Martyn Burt


I am a Chartered Management Accountant and joined in May 2017.  I love sport and contemporary worship and usually play guitar or bass. I am married to Jenny and we live in Kent where we enjoy the outdoor life with our 2 dogs.


Annabelle Lee

Marketing Coordinator

I joined in August 2017. I’m responsible for publicity, advertising and updating the social media channels and website. I love playing and listening to music and baking.


As a charity, the work of Lee Abbey London is supported and led by our trustees, who are:

Professor Sandy Pepper

Miss Emma Holland

Ms Fiona Nouri

Ms Lynda Taylor

Revd Canon Yemi Ladipo

Revd Dr Sam Cappleman