Staff & Leaders

Staff

Chen Yong Khiaw

Church Accounts

Yong Khiaw keeps the church on track with her attention to detail with the church accounting. We’d be lost without her!

Rosalind Choo

Worship & Administrative Support

Rosalind is known around the church office for her lively personality and sense of humor. Aside from serving as administrative and worship support, she can often be found greeting people at the information counter.

Koh Chin Gay

Pastor

Chin Gay became a Christian when he was in secondary school. He is blessedly married to Peng Peng and they have four children: Daelan, Earlene, Shaelene and Skylar. He enjoys reading, thinking and drinking coffee, all of which have helped him in seeking understanding of the Christian faith. Education is very close to his heart. He had been a school teacher before, married a school teacher and at one stage homeschooled his children.

Daniel Lee

Preacher

Daniel is active in prison ministries as well as care groups. You’ll find him regularly tutoring incarcerated youth.

Joevan Lim

Admin Assistant

Joevan works in administration and you’ll often find him preparing all the behind the scenes details for the Sunday services. He likes singing with the worship band and can sometimes be spotted on stage with other singers on Sunday mornings. He’s also quite the movie buff!

Desmond Lim

Administrator

Desmond brings a welcome smile and handshake to our worshippers as an usher. He is passionate about bible study and being a mentor to our young adults. He is glad to be part of the church office team which works effectively behind the scenes to ensure that each church service and activity is well planned, coordinated and executed.

Elders & Deacons

Alick Chia

Elder

Alick is technically retired, but that doesn’t keep him from traveling for consultancy in China. He’s just as active in church having been a Sunday School teacher and served in a variety of ministries over the years. Currently he serves as a care group leader and also leads the Abundant Life ministry for seniors.

Vincent Goh

Deacon

It’s hard to walk into Hope Presbyterian Church for the first time without Vincent noticing and introducing himself. Vincent has a gift for making people feel welcomed and included. He’s also highly involved in making sure the the care group ministries run smoothly.

Clara Goh

Deacon

Clara Goh Shufen accepted Christ as a child, grew up in HPC and was baptized at the age of 21. She has been serving in the Worship Ministry as a pianist for the past 12 years and is currently leading the Worship Ministry Committee. She has a deep passion and heart for worship and desires to see the ministry grow in unity, spirit and faith, with prayer as its foundation. She strives to honour the Lord through faithful service in the ministries that He has called her to serve in. Clara works in the banking industry and is married to Timothy Koh. In her free time, she enjoys experimenting in the kitchen, playing the piano and spending time with her family.

Kong Li Choo

Deacon

A former school teacher, Li Choo continues to use her teaching gifts to impact children through Hope Presbyterian Church’s children’s ministry.

Joshua Lee Wern-Chian

Elder - EDC Clerk

Joshua is currently the youngest Elder, having been elected this year.  He often hosts his care group in his home, and can be spotted playing the piano while his wife Lyndis leads worship during Sunday services. He enjoys singing with the choir, and is trying very hard to be a better bass singer.

Joshua Lee Shaowen

Deacon

Joshua is an active member of Hope PC, and has “grown up” from within this community of faith. He serves as a worship ministry member, as a youth leader and cell group leader in Powerhouse+. He is a doctor by profession and is a clinical tutor for NUS medical school at TTSH. Joshua believes passionately that ministry extends beyond the four walls of the church; he serves as an advisory physician for Serving In Mission (SIM), providing medical advice to missionaries entering the field, and is a mentor to Christian Fellowship groups at NTU and NUS. Joshua desires to serve the Church during a difficult time of transition, thus seeking a term as a deacon. He is married to Amanda Chong.

Claire Lim

Deacon

Claire grew up in Hope, she’s an accountant and serves with the finance committee. She has a heart for missions and has made numerous trips to the Philippines. She also enjoys singing in the worship ministry.

Eva Lim-Sng

Deacon

Eva Lim-Sng became a believer through her boyfriend, Joey, some 20 years ago. She joined HPC in 2008, became serious about her faith and was baptized in 2010. Eva has served as “Praise Kids” coordinator in HPC’s Children Ministry and is now serving as a Children’s leader in Bible Study Fellowship. By chance, Eva became the co-founder of Project Chulia Street, a non-profit organisation focusing on the well-being of migrant workers, and is now learning to care for our migrant friends. Eva works in the Aquaculture industry. She is married to Joey and they have 3 “adorable” children.

Samantha Quek

Deacon

Samantha received Christ at her first youth camp in Hope Presbyterian Church and was baptized in 2008. With many precious memories from her time growing up in Powerhouse, she recognises the formative importance of teenage years and is passionate to see the youth hunger for God and His glory. She currently serves in the Powerhouse Ministry Team and in her own adult cell group. Samantha is married to Joel Lau and is currently working in an architectural firm.

David Seow

Elder - Treasurer

Aside from being treasurer, David is involved in worship ministries and will regularly be seen arranging worship schedules or climbing in to play the guitar himself! He has a heart for newcomers and often introduces himself when he sees them.

Wong Soong Kuan

Elder - Acting Chairman

Soong Kuan is known for his sense of humor and friendliness. He has a passion for Christian education whether it be with adults or youth, because he firmly believes in transformation by the renewing of our minds as a key element to spiritual growth.