Dr. Don Thrasher

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.  My parents taught me that Jesus is the hope of the world and that has been the anchor of my life and ministry.  For two decades...

Rev. Daphne Moses

Rev. Daphne Moses, Pastor of Caring Ministries  

Rev. Gerry Campbell

Rev. Gerry Campbell Associate Pastor Gerry Campbell is Associate Pastor for Pastoral Care serving at Northside since June 2013. Gerry serves as pastoral lead for the JOY (Just Older Young) senior ministry, the Home-bound Visitation Ministry, the FLOCK college ministry and People of Hope campus serving NA/AA and other community...

Debbie Holmes

Debbie Holmes Pastoral Care Assistant Debbie joined the staff of Northside in 2012, as a Pastoral Care Assistant. She contacts first time visitors, visits members in hospitals and nursing homes, and assists with coordinating the Small Group Ministry.  She is active in the Stephen Ministry at Northside and serves as...

Yakko Matamoros

Director of the Vine Multicultural Ministry Hi there! My name is Yakko (Israel) Matamoros, and I joined Northside’s staff in the summer of 2014. During this time, I have had the privilege to serve our community side by side with wonderful volunteers. I have been blessed to be a part...

Nancy Gay

Nancy Gay: Hospitality Director Nancy Gay started serving as Hospitality Director in April 2013. Being a member of Northside Church since 2006 has been a blessing for Nancy and her husband Jerry. Since joining the church family at Northside, Nancy has been involved with the ministries of Celebrate Recovery, Room...

Randy Mathenia

Randy Mathenia, Director of Music Ministries Randy is the Director of Music Ministries, Worship Coordinator, and Operations Coordinator at Northside Church. Randy was born in Blytheville, Arkansas; however, moved to Memphis Tennessee at the age of 7. Memphis became his home. Randy graduated from Memphis State University, now known as...

Mitzi Mathenia

Mitzi Mathenia, Associate Director of Music Ministries Mitzi and her husband Randy met in college – accompanying and directing the University Singers at Memphis State University – and they have been accompanying and directing ever since! Since coming to Northside in 1989, Mitzi has not only had the privilege of...

Glenn Miller

Glenn started youth ministry as someone who was going to “try it out” for a few months and that was over 30 years ago.  He has been blessed to be a part of so many families’ lives over the years in celebration and even the times they walked through tough...

Kristy Richardson

Kristy Richardson, Children’s Director Kristy is the Director of The Intersection, the Children’s Ministry at Northside. She came to Northside after practicing law at West Tennessee Legal Services and before that, at a large firm in downtown Chicago, Illinois. Her background in law has served her well in many ways,...

Ann Sage

Ann Sage, Nursery Director & Parent’s Day Out Director Ann is the Director of the Nursery at Northside. Ann was born and raised in southern Ohio. She attended The Ohio State University, where she earned a B.S. in Human Ecology. Her field of study was Child Development with a focus...

Peggy Counce Nace

Peggy Counce Nace, Financial Secretary Peggy is currently serving in her 22nd year as the Financial Secretary at Northside Church.  She had served 16 years as Church Secretary/ Financial Secretary at other churches. She was also Office Manager for State Farm Offices in Prattville, Alabama and New Orleans, LA.  During...

Monica Harris

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...

Jim Stilwell

Jim Stilwell, Publications/Communications Jim is the Publication/Communication person at Northside. He keeps the database of the church up to date, announcements, newsletter, bulletins; he keeps the website current, and is the person that schedules the calendar. He is from Texarkana, Texas and met Linda at Lambuth College and they were...

Morris Williams

Morris Williams, Custodial Staff

Louis Cintron

Louis Cintron, Custodial Staff Lewis says, “What a true blessing to be here working as a custodian”.  He was a military person for 20 years, who truly believes in the American Dream of freedom and justice for all.  Lewis has been a Christian for many years and loves the lord...