Staff & Leadership


Aaron Allison

Lead Pastor

Beth Allison

Creative Arts Director

Aubrey McGowan

Worship Leader

Deborah Jackson

Operations Pastor

Mauricio Barahona

Student Pastor

Jacob Bell

Community Life Pastor

Cori Fuller

Director of Ministry Impact

Faith Hannula

Children’s Pastor

Gail Boyd

Business Manager

Sarah Christopher

Welcome Team Director

Deanna Powell

Early Childhood


Full-time Staff

Aaron Allison, Lead Pastor
Mauricio Barahona, Student Pastor
Jacob Bell, Community Life Pastor
Faith Hannula, Children’s Pastor
Deborah Jackson, Operations Pastor
Cori Fuller, Director of Ministry Impact

Part-time Staff

Beth Allison, Creative Arts Director
Gail Boyd, Business Manager
Sarah Christopher, Director of Partner Engagement
Aubrey McGowan, Worship Leader
Deanna Powell, Early Childhood Director


Aaron Allison
Deborah Jackson
Aubrey McGowan

Licensed pastors:
Beth Allison
Mauricio Barahona
Jacob Bell
Faith Hannula

Leadership Board

Here is a list of all our current Leadership Board members and their remaining terms as of January 1, 2024

Joe Keller (1 year)
Laura Rivera (1 year) – Legal Treasurer
Dayna Thornburg (1 year) – Legal Secretary

Scott Benda (2 years)
Colt Collier  (2 years)
Dan Ford (2 years)
Butch Griffin (2 years)


The church Overseers for 2024-2025

Mike Burnette – Lifepoint Church (Clarksville, TN)
John McKinzie – Hope Fellowship (Frisco, TX)
Dan Scott – Bishop with Church for the Sake of Others (C4SO)


Sundays: 9AM & 10:45AM


1004 Drakes Creek Rd.
Hendersonville, TN, 37075