Pastors & Staff

Brad Vickrey

Senior Pastor

Brad is the Senior Pastor here at Northside. He joins us from the panhandle of Oklahoma, where he served for six years. His education includes a Bachelor of World Missions from Freedom Bible College and Seminary and is currently pursuing his M.Div at Gateway Theological Seminary. He and his wife Tiffaney have four beautiful daughters; Tyler, Brynnleigh, Melody and Lynnex. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and keeping active.

Josh Simpson

Associate Pastor of Worship, Education and Outreach

Josh is the Associate Pastor of Music, Outreach, and Education. He came in September 2011 from Hico, Texas.  He attended Pittsburg State University, and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.  He enjoys playing and listening to music, disc golf, camping, and doing anything outdoors.  He and his wife Brittany had their first son, Luke in 2013, Ethan in 2016 and daughter Hannah in 2019.

Benjamin Jones 

Pastor of student life

Benjamin is the Pastor of Student Life here at Northside Baptist Church. He graduated from Calvary University in Kansas City, MO, with a degree in Pastoral Ministry. In his spare time, Benjamin loves to fish, hunt, golf, and do just about anything else outdoors. In June, Benjamin will marry his beautiful fiancé, Alexis, and they both look forward to serving the youth in the community!

Rebecca Martin

Church Secretary

Rebecca joined Northside as the Secretary in April 2017. She was born and raised in southwest Missouri. She is a graduate of Neosho High School, holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in Russian Language from Missouri Southern State University, and a Masters of Theological Studies in Women's Ministry from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. She enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and watching Chicago Cubs baseball. Rebecca and her husband Philip have three daughters, three granddaughters and two grandsons.