Our  Team

Aaron Campbell-

Lead Pastor


Growing up as a missionary kid in Japan, Aaron has served in some ministry capacity since high school. He began leading worship in Bible Studies. As an adult he served as a worship leader in churches in Tennessee and Texas. Before coming to Mercy Hill he was a pastor and church planter with the North American Mission Board in Storrs, CT for 8 ½ years.

He is a graduate of Union University (BM, 2000), and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (MDiv, 2005). 

Aaron has been married to Becky since 2003. They have 4 children- Bethany, Emily, Titus and Abigail.

He enjoys the outdoors, especially fishing. Aaron cheers for the Texas Rangers, and Tennessee Titans.  He’s not a coffee drinker, but he’ll drink tea (earl grey) while you drink coffee, and would love to talk with you about Jesus and Mercy Hill Church.


Kayla Dowdy –

Worship Leader


Kayla is originally from Lancaster, Pennsylvania and has been leading worship for 4 years through different churches, worship festivals, and youth camps. She and her husband, Austin, live in Jackson, Missouri.

Kayla is passionate about learning new ways to use music to share the Gospel. She is also passionate about baking, longboarding, and painting.

Allison Miller –

TRIBE and Children’s Director


Allison earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary and Early Childhood Education from Southwest Baptist University in 2014. She is currently a second grade teacher at North Elementary School in Jackson. Allison incorporates her passion for teaching and love for Jesus by working with our children’s ministry.
Allison resides in Jackson with her husband, Rus, and two dogs, Millie and Frank. In her free time, she enjoys going to the river, playing volleyball, and spending time with family and friends.