Denis is currently the acting minister at St James.
Denis trained at Moore Theological College and has ministered in the parishes of Mt. Druitt, Port Kembla, Annandale and Beecroft. He was Director of External Studies at Moore College and Executive Officer of the Sydney Anglican Education Commission. He has also been a History teacher. For 12 years he was a member of the General Synod Board of Ministry and Training. He has also been editor of the Australian Church Record and chaplain to the NSW Sheffield Shield team.
Since moving to the Central Coast he has enjoyed raising goats and chooks and works as a presenter on Todays Country 94.1. Married to Nancy, they have 7 adult children between them. As well as being locum at Wyong he also spent 18 months as locum at Tea Gardens.