Revd Anna Hansell
Anna is the Chaplain at St Edmund Hall
Our new interim College Chaplain for Michaelmas and Hilary Term is Revd Anupama Hansell. Anna will be working part time mainly on Sundays to lead College Evensong and two other week days (Mon or Tues and Thurs or Fri).
She is happy to meet any member of College on any matter of concern.
Anna obtained a BSc in Zoology (First class) and a Diploma in Development, after which she completed a Bachelor of Divinity followed by MA (Trinitarian Theology), University of Birmingham, UK.
She has a special interest in the Doctrine of Trinity on which her Masters was based.
She has served in both parochial and sector roles within the Church of England, including serving as Lead University Chaplain at Aston, Birmingham. In her previous career as Hospital Chaplain she developed assessment and resilience tools in palliative and end of life care and has a special interest in grief and bereavement.
She enjoys playing tennis and has two active boys, Nathanael (13) who enjoys playing Rugby and Joshua (8) who plays League Football.
She enjoys a variety of music from rock to classical, worship and liturgy as well as languages.