Our Leadership

Our Staff



Ola Odejayi.  Lead Pastor

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Mark Falson.  Bayside AM Pastor

Mark is married to Cassandra and together they’re raising their three, much loved children, Erin, Lachlan and Amy. Mark joined the staff team at Bayside in February 2011 and oversees the community life of the AM congregation. He is passionate about seeing people come to know and follow Jesus and to grow healthily in life, faith and in their God given giftings and potential.  

Mark values spending time with his family and friends. He enjoys a wide variety of music, playing guitar, good movies, watching (and sometimes playing!) sport, reading, and the simple pleasure of seeing things grow in the garden.  Contact Mark




Children's Ministry Coordinator. Position Open 

Are you our next Children's Ministry Coordinator? Applications open. Find the position description here



Tom Burton. Youth Worker 

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Amanda Faase.  Communications/Admin

Amanda works part-time in the area of communications for Bayside. She is married to Peter and has a dancing daughter Anneliese. A 7 year sojourn in Auckland has given her a soft spot for New Zealanders. Contact Amanda

Our Oversight Team

Ola Odejayi

Sanjay Chandumal

Daniel Debenedetti

Tania Tsang

Rob Kirk

Dan Lee