Candidates' profiles

Below is a gallery of Presbytery candidates and brief profiles.  If you would like to contact any of the candidates regarding pulpit supply or any other matter, you will find their contact details in the Presbytery handbook, or you can contact the Presbytery office.

Kay Haggarty

Kay Haggarty Kay is in her first year of studies (certificate) with Aberdeen University (Flexible Long Distance Programme), training for Ordained Local Ministry. She is placed at Davidson's Mains Parish Church and a member at Gracemount Church of Scotland. Kay is married to Alan and has 2 grown up children, Deborah and Richard. She retired year and half ago after 30 years teaching Physical Education.

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Iain Majcher Iain is in his 3rd Year at New College doing a BD(hons). He spent the summer on Placement with NHS Fife and now on final term time placement at Palmerston Place. A member of the English Reformed Church Amsterdam, transferred nomination to Edinburgh Presbytery in 2015.

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Katherine Taylor Katherine is in her final year of the Masters in Divinity at Edinburgh University. She has no placement this year. A member and elder at Duddingston Kirk where she leads  the weekly  Parent and Toddler Group.

Julia Cato

Julia Cato Julia is in 1st year of a 2 year Graduate Diploma at New College to supplement her Master of Divinity from Union Theological Seminary, NYC. Her 1st placement (part-time) is at Canongate Kirk. A member of Fairmilehead Parish Church. Married with 2 children: Hamish and Max.