Meet The Team

University of South Wales Chaplaincy Team

Rev Vaughan Rees

Rev Vaughan Rees

Rev Vaughan Rees is the Director of Chaplaincy Services and the University of South Wales Chaplain.

Rev Michelle Romaniw

Michelle Romaniw

Michelle is the Associate Chaplain.

Shereen Williams

Shereen Williams

Shereen is an Honorary Chaplain.

Fr Allan Davies-Hale


Fr Allan Davies-Hale

Allan Davies-Hale is the parish priest of St Dyfrigs Church and is a sessional Associate Chaplain (Roman Catholic).

Rev Ray Vincent


Rev Ray Vincent


Ray is Senior Chaplain.

John Lipscomb

John Lipscomb

John is the Chaplaincy's Administrative Officer.

Jan Harris


Jan Harris


Jan is the Chaplaincy’s Procurement and Finance Officer.

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Sumayah Hussain

Sumayah is the Chaplaincy's Support Officer.

Faith Advisors

The Chaplaincy is also grateful for the support and partnership of a team of faith advisors from the Buddhist, Jewish and Hindu faiths who are always available to offer advice:


  • Buddhist: Keith Hackwood
  • Buddhist: Nick Swann
  • Jewish: Colin Hayman
  • Jewish: Rabbi Rose
  • Hindu: Soam Sharma