Say hello to the leadership team at Harvest Church...

Meet our leadership

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Ian Rea - Lead Pastor

Ian is the Lead Pastor of Harvest Church. He worked for 12 years as a consulting engineer before joining the Harvest pastoral team in 2004 as an Associate Pastor. Over the next few years, he studied part time to get his degree in theology. Ian has a passion for teaching and for seeing local churches thrive. His wife, Gail, trains counsellors at the Harare Christian Counselling Centre. In addition she offers herself as a counsellor at both Harvest and the Counselling Centre. Ian and Gail have two children, both of whom have left home and are pursuing tertiary education.

Trevor Lowden-Stoole - Assistant Pastor

Trevor was ordained as an Elder in Harvest Church in 2019 and is employed part-time by Harvest to preach, teach, and provide pastoral care.


After leaving school in 1985, he attended Bible School and spent two years preaching in Harare’s Townships before getting a job in the business world. A few years later, he established a furniture manufacturing company, of which he was a director for 10 years. 


In 2003, he founded Zimbabwe for Jesus, an evangelistic, church-planting ministry, which he still leads. Over the past 20 years, he has travelled extensively around Zimbabwe conducting gospel outreaches, preaching in churches, and doing leadership training. He is married to Gayle, who heads up our woman’s ministry, and he has three adult children.

Storm Whitaker - Administrator

Storm has been part of Harvest, in Admin since 2004. She has some incredible testimonies about God coming through in hardship.