We are blessed to be fully staffed with extremely dedicated, experienced and highly qualified individuals.


Imani HaygoodImani Haygood, our Administrative Director, began her employment at Paradise in 2008.  Her responsibilities include: Serving as liaison between the ministry teams, administrative staff and Pastor McDaniels; providing general administration to the church office in the Pastor’s absence; Assisting the Pastor with the preparation of presentations and class materials; Maintaining membership and financial records for church; and coordinating the Ministry, Recreation and Business Center Project. She is a graduate of Stanford University with a B.A. in Psychology and African-American Studies, and an M.A. in Public Administration from Baruch College.


Jonelle CampbellJonelle Campbell serves as our Executive Youth Director and Christian Education Director. Her responsibility includes managing the Royalty Children’s Youth and Young Adult ministry and the Christian Education Department.  In addition to working with the youth team and education team, she is also responsible for all of the administrative assignments of the Wistar R and R Program, Inc. Jonelle is also the Co-Coordinator of the C. William Johnson Block Party & the CWJ Camp Ministries.  She has served in full-time ministry since 1994.She is a graduate of U.C. Davis with a B.A. in Sociology w/emphasis in Organizational Studies and M.A. in Educational Leadership from Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary.


Maxine JohnsonMaxine Johnson is the Administrative Assistant to the Pastor, and has been on the Paradise staff for over 25 years. Her responsibilities include: scheduling counseling appointments and baby dedications; weekly bulletin production; liaison for funeral and wedding arrangements; receiving and managing prayer requests; recoupment; accounts receivables/payables; and other duties as assigned. Maxine is a graduate of the Bay Cities Bible College.