Meet The Team

Find out more about our chaplains



Our Chaplains bring with them a wealth of experience in the areas of pastoral care and leadership of both people and organisations. All of our Chaplains attend City Gate church Salisbury which is part of Salisbury Churches Together and have undertaken specific chaplaincy training created by the Methodist Church.

Stuart Rivers

Stuart is the former CEO of the Sailors Society, an international chaplaincy organisation. He currently works as a Business Consultant and is part of the Leadership Team of City Gate Church. Previously Stuart and his Wife Cary were the Leaders of a Salvation Army Church.

Carole Hogg

Carole is an experienced counsellor and part of the Leadership team at City Gate Church. She has previously worked as a teacher and helped set up the Lightship Counselling Service here in Salisbury.

Angus Hogg

A Scotsman born and bred, Angus, was previously a fast jet navigator in the RAF. He has since worked as an airline pilot and now flies as a Training Captain for easyJet. As well as being a chaplain, Angus is also a qualified debt coach for Christians Against Poverty.

Sue Holzer

Sue is a teacher at Wiltshire college, prior to this she was the leader of City Gate church here in Salisbury for 25 years. As well as being a Chaplain, Sue has over 10 years experience as a Street Pastor, regularly going out at night with the Salisbury team.

Rob Holzer

Rob has been a teacher in the Salisbury area for many years, he previously worked at Sarum Academy and now teaches at Bishop Wordsworth School. He has also been involved in church leadership for nearly 30 years.