Rachel Treweek

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Rachel Treweek (born Rachel Montgomery;[1][2] 4 February 1963) is an Anglican priest and, since 2011, the Archdeacon of Hackney.[3]

Treweek was educated at the University of Reading. After an earlier career as a speech therapist she was ordained deacon in 1994[4] and priest in 1995. Following a curacy at St George's Tufnell Park, she was vicar of St James-the-Less, Bethnal Green[5] until 2006 when she became the Archdeacon of Northolt, a position she held for five years before becoming the Archdeacon of Hackney.[6]


  1. ^ "Rachel Montgomery Appointed as New Archdeacon", Diocese of London website.
  2. ^ "Treweek, Ven. Rachel", Who's Who 2012, A & C Black, 2012; online edition, Oxford University Press, December 2011; accessed 24 March 2012]
  3. ^ "Archdeacons", Diocese of London website.
  4. ^ Crockfords (London, Church House, 1995) ISBN 0-7151-8088-6
  5. ^ St James-the-Less Church website
  6. ^ "The New Archdeacon of Hackney", London Anglican website.]
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Christopher Chessun
Archdeacon of Northolt
Succeeded by
Pete Broadbent (Acting)
Preceded by
Lyle Dennen
Archdeacon of Hackney