Malinda Powers

Malinda Powers, hailing from Chipley Florida, is a proud graduate of University of Mobile, where she earned both a Master of Arts in musical theatre and a Bachelor of Music in musical theatre. During her undergraduate studies, she traveled with Voices of Mobile from 2017 to 2019. She has taught classes, camps, and directed children’s
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Lucas Scott Lawrence

Born and raised in Madrid Spain, Lucas Scott Lawrence grew up in a family of missionaries, artists and musicians. This allowed Scott to experience the impact of the arts on a global level. For Scott, the arts “create and transform culture, with the ability to transcend all that divides us. What better way to bring
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Kent Morris

Kent Morris is a forty year veteran of the worship technology arena, having overseen hundreds of AVL installations in well known churches from Mt. Paran Church of God in Atlanta to Dr. John Hagee’s Cornerstone Church in San Antonio. In addition, Kent has designed and implemented media systems for legendary actor Morgan Freeman, renowned musician
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Katie Allred

Katie Allred works with nonprofits, churches, and businesses to help increase reach through websites, social media, and online marketing. She is the founder of ChurchCommunications.com, an online community for church leaders featuring a Facebook group, podcast, and website. She is also an assistant professor of marketing and software development at the University of Mobile. She
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Jeremy Harford

Jeremy Harford has been an audio engineer for more than 20 years. His passion for audio and video turned into a calling to educate the next generation of technicians, creatives, and artists. Jeremy grew up in California and South Florida before relocating to Mobile, AL in 2008. He received a B.S. in Business Administration while
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James Collingsworth

After graduating from the University of Mobile in 2018, James joined the ASOTA staff as a Media and Production Technician with over 6 years of audio and visual technology experience. Originally from Panama City, FL, James was a busy undergraduate student, assisting with every technical endeavor from Campus Life events, chapel, large productions, operas, and
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Greg Golden

After attending the University of Kentucky’s campus in Louisville, Greg Golden began a 45-year career that has spanned television production, radio, recording, photography, and writing. He was ordained to ministry in 2006 and joined the Department of Worship Leadership’s Production Technology faculty in 2019. Greg has published five highly-regarded novellas for preteens, all of which
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Chris Springer

With over 25 years in the Music Industry, Chris has extensive skill and experience as a Musician, Producer, A&R Director, Recording Engineer, and Songwriter. As Senior Director of A&R for Integrity Music, Chris discovered, developed, and produced music for hundreds of releases, with combined SoundScan sales of over 6 million units worldwide. In 1998 YAMAHA
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Ben McLeod

Ben McLeod joined UM as an adjunct professor in the spring of 2019. Ben is a freelance filmmaker in Atlanta, Ga. He has worked in the world of production for the last 12 years. Ben has been apart of large studio productions, commercials and network television over his time in Atlanta. Some film and television
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Alison Wilks

Originally from North Alabama, Alison Wilks, graduated in 2009 from the University of Mobile with two bachelor’s degrees and immediately began teaching. With a B.A. in Theatre and B.A. in Psychology, Alison taught both theatre and journalism as the Theatre Department Chair for a high school in Northwest Florida. Her pursuit to further her education
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