Meet our pastors
Dr. Sonnie Badu phd
Founder & Lead Pastor
Dr. Sonnie Badu is an influential figure in African gospel music. Arguably, one of the most consistent popular live acts in the world. His unique blend of intimate worship, high quality visuals and his energetic style of ushering congregations into the presence of God has affected lives.
He’s an accomplished entrepreneur, songwriter, producer, author and the founder and lead Pastor of RockHill Church in Atlanta, Georgia. He is undeniably one of the well respected trailblazers in African gospel music on a global scene with many hit songs and several awards to his credit.
He holds a Doctorate in Divinity, a bachelors in ministry, a masters in Christian Leadership, a doctorate of fine arts in musicology and a PhD in Theology. He was recently made A Professor and The Dean of the Faculty of music at Trinity International University of Ambassadors.
He is a UN ambassador of Sacred Music (Commander of the Most Distinguished Order of Special Envoy), and a recipient of the presidential lifetime achievement award and an honorary Georgia Citizenship.
He also holds the Keys to the Cities of Brooklyn, New York and Brentwood, Maryland.
Badu is happily married to Lady Annie Badu with 4 beautiful children; Shadine, Imani, Sonnie and Ayanna Badu.
Dr Jacqueline Mohair
Ambassador Dr. Jacqueline Mohair is a nationally known Transformation Business & life strategist, Advocate, professor, life Coach, Minister, serial entrepreneur, and ambassador to the UN. She is an author who has written inspirational books on empowerment and
entrepreneurship teaching woman from all walks of life how to win through faith. She is currently the Resident pastor of RockHill Church under the leadership of Dr. Sonnie. Badu
Pastor Stephen Morgan
Stephen Morgan is a Celebrity Barber in Atlanta, Georgia and currently serves under the able leadership of Dr. Sonnie Badu at The Rockhill Church as a Pastor. Stephen has been an active member and integral part of The Rockhill Church since its establishment in March 2018 gracefully reflecting the divine reflection of God’s goodness as he serves. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Christian Ministry from the Trinity International University of Ambassadors.
Pastor Jacquelyn Simpson
Jacquelyn Simpson is a mother of five and grandmother of 13. Jacquelyn lhas been working at the Center’s for Disease Control in Atlanta, GA for the last 22 years. She is currently a member of the Rockhill Church in Stone Mountain GA, under the leadership of Dr. Sonnie Badu and First Lady Annie Badu. She is the Pastor of Welfare and hospitality and newly assigned as Pastor of the E- Church.
Pastor Jacquelyn has a Bachelor’s in Ministry for Trinity International University of Ambassadors, and is working towards her Masters. She was awarded an Humanitarian award 2019 from Trinity International. Pastor Jackie, recently discovered the nitch for writing when she was asked by Dr. Jacquline Mohair to write her story of loosing her mother along with five other women, Shattered, the (Healing broken hearts of Motherless Daughters).
Pastor Lady J. Galmer
Lady J Galmer, one of nine siblings were born in Kingstree, South Carolina, to the Late Roy & Lola Mae (Scott) Parson. Lady J and her late husband, Pastor Lathan Galmer, has worked in street ministry and mentoring in various churches while pastoring a church.
Lady J, she holds an Associate Degree from the Community College of Rhode Island in Special Education. She also holds a bachelor’s degree of science from the University of Rhode Island.
Lady J is currently serving under the leadership of Dr. Sonnie Badu, PhD and First Lady Annie Badu of RockHill Destiny Arena, where she is installed as a Sunday School Teacher, Baptism instructor, Evangelism, Mission, New Converts, Prison Ministry, Counseling. This recounted only serves as an overview of her life, work and Godly commitment.
Pastor Edwina Andrews
Pastor Edwina Andrews is a surrendered voice for Christ. She is Gods Psalmist, Writer and Disciple, Mother and Grandmother and has been been in ministry for 25 years. As a Recipient of the Barack Obama Presidential Lifetime acheivement Award, The Humanitarian Award for her outstanding community service in the State of Georgia, and A Bachelors in Music Ministry from Trinity International University and also Majored in Marketing and Management. She now Serves As Worship Pastor/Welfare Ministry at the RockHill Church Under the leadership of Professor Dr. Sonnie Badu. CommunityOutreach through Music and Evangelism is her Passion.
Pastor Jegbeh Jeremiah Koliego Sr. Is currently the Youth Pastor of RockHill Church in Stone Mountain, Georgia and the CEO of Jerther IT Support & Solution. He holds Bsc in Civil Engineering from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, in Kumasi, Ghana. Pastor JJ, as he’s commonly known, is originally from Liberia, West Africa and currently live in lawrenceville, Georgia.
Pastor Renee Perodin
Renee Perodin Has been working with Delta Airlines as a flight attendant for over 10 years and is a mother of 2. She Attended F.I.T (Fashion Institute of Technology) NY. for Business Management & Fashion Design.
She’s currently Pursuing her Bachelors at Trinity International university.
She’s the founder of the non- profit organization plan 2 Prepare and serves at RockHill Church under Dr. Sonnie Badu & First Lady Annie Badu.
Pastor Larry Rucker
Larry Rucker is one of eight siblings. He was born in Hartford, Kentucky. Larry Rucker attended Kentucky Westland College. Larry Rucker is an entrepreneur. He served at New Birth Ministries in evangelicalism and outreach.
Lady Sakonja Ragland
Sakonja Ragland is the oldest of 6 siblings and has one living parent. Sakonja holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Management from Clayton State University and a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Clayton State University specializing in Logistics. Further, Sakonja is a Certified Neutral with the Office of Dispute Resolution in the State of Georgia. Lady Sakonja has started her Doctorate degree and will continue her pursuit until it is completed. Lady Sakonja Ragland, recently retired from Delta Airlines after 24 years of service as a Flight Attendant. She is an entrepreneur and a author and has spent many years volunteering for philanthropic organizations and enjoys hosting community events. She is currently a pastor in trading at RockHill Church under leadership of Dr. Sonnie Badu Amd First Lady Annie Badu.
Jayden Arnold was born February 4, 2001. As a little kid, everyone knew he was special. He began singing at the age of 3 and began playing the piano at the age of 4 later on expanding to the hammond organ. He became an internet sensation at the young age of 8, traveling the world playing the organ. Now at 20 years old he plans to return to school and to venture into ministry. Operating at 6 churches at a time and spreading the gospel while becoming a successful producer and in training to become a Worship pastor at RockHill Church