Dr. Dwayne Mercer

CrossLife Church Senior Pastor
Dr. Dwayne Mercer is a native of Georgia. He and his wife, Pam, have three adult children and seven adorable grandchildren. They have served at CrossLife Church since 1993, as it has grown from 1,100 to 7,000 members and over 5,000 new believers have been baptized during that time. While attending Toccoa Falls College, Southwestern, and Mid-America Seminaries, Dr. Mercer learned his love for God’s Word. His passion is to reach people for Christ and see them grow in their walk with God.

Oviedo Campus Staff

Sunday         9:30 & 11:00 a.m.
Worship Center
45 W. Broadway St. Oviedo, FL 32765

Wesley Arnes

Minister of Middle School

Dr. Jeff Dunson

Minister of Evangelism & Missions

Tim Johnson

Minister of Worship Arts

Dr. Thomas Larison

Minister of Elementary Children

Herb Long

Minister of Median Adults

Kevin Matlock

Minister of Pastoral Care & Senior Adults

Darryl Nelson

Minister of High School

Brennon Scott

Minister of College and Recreation

Dr. Brantley Scott

Minister of Online Services & Director of Office Administration

Dr. John Sorrell

Minister of Young Adults and Discipleship

Directors and Associates

Keith Brantley

Senior Director of Administration

Nicole Barker

Kids Choir Director; Elementary Administrative Assistant

Michelle Chegwin

Preschool Ministry Director

Mark Davis

Facilities Director

Kathy Guzman

Financial Services Director

Todd Harris

Men's Ministry Director

Pam Mercer

Women's Ministry Director

Jessica Nicholas

AWANA Commander

Adam Lindo

Worship Arts Associate &
Next Gen Worship Leader

Support Staff

Shirley Rivera

Senior Pastor Administrative Assistant

Kara Ballentine

Pastoral Care, Evangelism & Senior Adults Administrative Assistant

Kim Barrelle

Finance Assistant

Emily Beach

Next Gen and Recreational Ministry Administrative Assistant

Ben Cannon

Worship Arts Intern

Nicole Davila

Communications Assistant

Heather Graves

Preschool Administrative Assistant

Joyce Pellar

Worship Arts Administrative Assistant

Mervilee Riley


Denise Toavs

Preschool Administrative Assistant

Deonna Torres

Young Adults and Median Adults Administrative Assistant

Vanessa Vasquez

Events Coordinator and Membership Assistant

East Campus Staff

Sunday       10:30 a.m.
East River High School  
650 E River Falcons Way, Orlando, FL 32833

Doug Osborn

East Campus Pastor

Andrew Hopkins

Students & Outreach Minister

Alejandra Hopkins

Worship Director

Jeri Daniel

Elementary Director

Mekayla Ward

Preschool Director

Kacie Peck

Administrative Assistant

Tina Knight

Administrative Assistant

Iglesia Cruz de Vida Staff

Domingo    11:00 a.m.
Legacy Hall  
45 W. Broadway St. Oviedo, FL 32765

Pedro Alberto

Pastor de Iglesia Cruz De Vida

Katerine Maccarone

Administrative Assistant 

First Years Preschool Staff

Melanie Bishop

First Years Preschool Director

Courtney Magyar

First Years Preschool Assistant Director

CrossLife Christian Academy Staff

Andrew Dees

CrossLife Christian Academy Principal

Kimi Camacho

First Years Preschool Assistant Director