Our Team


Paul’s main passions in ministry are around community engagement, social justice and emotional/spiritual healing. He has a particular interest in forgiveness. Paul teaches and lives a progressive approach to Christian faith.

Rev. Dr. Paul Shepherd

Minister, Sydenham-Heritage United Church

Trevor studied music therapy at Wilfrid Laurier University and currently works in the palliative care and forensic psychology settings, in addition to his position as music director at Sydenham-Heritage.

Trevor Dalton

Music Director, Sydenham-Heritage United Church

Aileen was born in England and immigrated to Canada when she was 5 years old. In 1986, she moved to Brantford and joined Sydenham Street United Church.

Aileen Johnston

Office Coordinator, Sydenham-Heritage United Church

 Following in the footsteps of her parents and other family members, Linda has had a long involvement with this congregation. She joined the staff in 1999.

Linda Brown

Custodian, Sydenham-Heritage United Church