About Us

Northside's Staff

Dr. Don Thrasher

Lead Pastor

I was born in a share-cropper’s shack in the Arkansas delta. Those early days were days of poverty of things, but abundance of love.

Rev. Daphne Moses

Associate Pastor

Daphne is one of Northside’s Associate Pastors, overseeing various ministry areas including our Outreach Ministries, Stephen Ministry, and Assimilation. She assists with preaching, teaching, pastoral care, confirmation and many other needs as they arise.

Rev. Gerry Campbell

Associate Pastor

Gerry Campbell is Associate Pastor for Pastoral Care serving at Northside since June 2013.

Debbie Holmes

Pastoral Care Assistant

Debbie joined the staff of Northside in 2012, as a Pastoral Care Assistant.

Yakko Matamoros

Director of The Vine Multicultural Ministry

My name is Israel (Yakko) Matamoros, and I joined Northside’s staff in the summer of 2014.

Nancy Gay

Hospitality Director

Nancy Gay started serving as Hospitality Director in April 2013.

Randy Mathenia

Director of Music Ministries, Worship & Building Operations

Randy is the Director of Music Ministries, Worship Coordinator, and Operations Coordinator at Northside Church.

Mitzi Mathenia

Associate Director of Music Ministries

Mitzi Mathenia and her husband, Randy, have been leading the Music Ministry here at Northside Church since 1989, and for the past 30+ years she has had the privilege of using her music to do all the things she told God she would never do.

Glenn Miller

Director of Student Ministries

Glenn started youth ministry as someone who was going to “try it out” for a few months and that was over 30 years ago.

Kristy Richardson

Children's Director

Kristy is the Director of The Intersection, the Children’s Ministry at Northside.

Ann Sage

Nursery Director

Ann is the Director of the Nursery at Northside. Ann was born and raised in southern Ohio.

Jim Stilwell

Receptionist / Publications

Jim is the Receptionist/Publications person at Northside.

Monica Harris

Business Manager / Treasurer

Monica Harris has recently joined our staff and will be our financial manager. She has retired from her previous career as a pastry chef and still enjoys baking for her friends and family. Monica and her husband, Ben have 2 children Gavin and Riley. She enjoys traveling, painting, gardening, reading and learning about Jesus.

Patrick Mathenia

Communications Director / Worship Tech

Patrick is the Director of Communications and Worship Tech at Northside.

Louis Cintron

Custodial Staff

He was a military person for 20 years, who truly believes in the American Dream of freedom and justice for all.

Morris Williams

Custodial Staff

Morris Williams, Custodial Staff

Lay Leadership

  • Board of Servant Directors
  • Board of Elders
  • Pastoral Search Team
  • Nominations Team
  • Ron Hornburger - Chair
  • Ben Ferguson
  • Jamie Mobley
  • Mike Ashley
  • Robin Bradley
  • Glenn Laster
  • Josh Bard
  • Shawn Wiley
  • Amy Ray
  • Bob Sharp
  • Ken Chilcutt
  • Leigh Thomas
  • Josh Hayes
  • Steve Little
  • Annette Striligas
  • Jim Russell - Chair
  • Dean Currie
  • Denny Dix
  • Janet Guy
  • Carey Sisson
  • Rowland Fisher
  • Susan Hinson
  • Clay Crockett
  • Lisa Clements
  • Josh Allen
  • Eddie Hays
  • Marti Hines
  • Lyla Bodkins
  • Dan Brooks
  • Bill Ragon
  • Jim Russell - Chair
  • Ron Hornburger
  • Ben Ferguson
  • Dean Currie
  • Amy Ray
  • Eddie Hays
  • Becca Sage
  • Karen Fisher
  • Josh Allen
  • Lisa Clements
  • Daphne Moses - Team Leader
  • Denny Dix
  • Mark Thomas
  • Debbie Ferguson
  • Debbie Dunaway
  • Glenna Bunger
  • Brittany Crockett
  • Tommy Cagle
  • Jim Rowland
  • Alecia Sanford

Ministry Teams

  • Children's Ministry Team
  • Student Ministry Team
  • YAM - Young Adult Ministry
  • JOY - Senior Ministry
  • Outreach Team
  • Gamasara Church Partnership Team
  • Arise2Read - Isaac Lane
    Elementary Partnership Team
  • The Vine - Multicultural Ministry Team
  • Kristy Richardson - Team Leader
  • Meg Montgomery
  • Chelsea Matamoros
  • Nikki Yarbrough
  • Cynthia Wardlow
  • Andrea Bailey
  • Hannah Kennedy
  • Alecia Sanford
  • Ken Chilcutt
  • Betsy Hayes
  • Mark Thomas
  • Tori Lester
  • Jessica Hall
  • Glenn Miller - Director
  • Jay Wardlow
  • Meg Montgomery
  • Bill Yarbrough
  • Holly Roolf
  • Erika Henson
  • Rodney Hines
  • Darrell Fain
  • Julie Head
  • Sara Wallace
  • Chuck Jones
  • Monica Harris
  • Gerry Campbell - Team Leader
  • Kristy Richardson
  • Karen Fisher
  • Kathy Newman
  • Rowland Fisher
  • Gerry Campbell - Team Leader
  • Ed Bodkins
  • Lyla Bodkins
  • Dallas Bunger
  • Glenna Bunger
  • Harlin Trefz
  • Noreen Trefz
  • Chuck Petty
  • Karen Petty
  • Lori Williams - Team Leader
  • Daphne Moses
  • Sundi Meyer
  • Glenn Miller
  • Meg Montgomery
  • Bob Vegors
  • Sue Vegors
  • Dan Brooks
  • Jayne Ragon
  • Yakko Matamoros
  • Jerry Hellums
  • Danya Love
  • Richard barlow
  • Carey Sisson
  • Renee Laster
  • Lee Russell
  • Tracey McKnight
  • Kristy Richardson
  • Carin Bote
  • Don McKnight
  • Chuck Petty
  • Leigh Ladd
  • Lindsey White
  • Gail White
  • Karen Petty
  • Debby Taylor
  • Daphen Moses - Team Leader
  • Carey Sisson - Team Leader
  • Harlin Trefz
  • Bob Vegors
  • Sue Vegors
  • Robin Bradley
  • Teresa Spann
  • Debbie Ferguson
  • Daphne Moses - Team Leader
  • Linda Browning
  • Diane Rose
  • Evelyn Marshall
  • Marcia Law
  • Richard Barlow
  • Yakko Matamoros - Team Leader
  • Jeanne Vickery
  • Carol Cole
  • Carey Sisson
  • LeAnn Hunt
  • Jenna Cagle
  • Daphne Moses
  • Maria Agilar
  • Aaron Villeda
  • Neri Celaya