Very Revd Jane Hedges

Jane is Dean of Norwich, where she leads the life of the Cathedral and is a member of the Bishop’s Senior Staff Team and Chair of Chapter. She is also a Trustee or Patron of a number of local charities and organisations. In 2006 Jane was appointed the first woman Canon Steward at Westminster Abbey and Archdeacon of Westminster. She was also the first woman to be appointed a Residentiary Canon in the Church of England, serving as Canon Pastor at Portsmouth Cathedral.

Jane was educated at Durham University and Cranmer Hall, Durham and has an Honorary Doctorate from Portsmouth University. She joined Allchurches Trust as a Trustee on 17 October 2017.