Meet the Team

Will Daniel, Interim Director of CarmelKidz Ministry

Will Daniel oversees all ministry areas of CarmelKidz Ministry and is thrilled to work side by side with more than 250 wonderful volunteers who tirelessly give their time and hearts for CarmelKidz and their families. Will grew up at Carmel and is proud of the heritage he has in CarmelKidz. He has an undergraduate degree in theater from Elon University and a Master of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Leah Kilcoin, Associate of CarmelKidz Ministry & Preteen Ministry Director

Leah Kilcoin supports all the ministry areas of Carmelkidz and oversees the Preteen (6th grade) Ministry. She is married to Dennis Kilcoin and has three grown children. Leah is also "NaNa" to 8 grandchildren. She is the kind of grandmother every kid wants to have! Leah and her husband Dennis work with our preteens, and they are responsible for leading the Carmel "Preteen Blessing Retreats".

Allison Blaylock, Associate of CarmelKidz Ministry

Allison was a CarmelKidz summer intern for 4 years, and has served in CarmelKidz Ministry since her high school years. She oversees 3rd and 4th grades.  She also work with our Living Loud Dance Teams on Wednesdays, as well as produce graphics for CarmelKidz Ministry. Allison teaches art classes at Myers Park High School. Her husband, Brittian works with Preteens on Wednesday and summer camp as well.

Janice Mumpower, Ministry Assistant of CarmelKidz Ministry

Janice Mumpower supports all aspects of administration of the CarmelKidz Ministry. She is married to Bruce Mumpower and has two grown children. Both of her kids grew up in the CarmelKidz Ministry.

Wendy Van Ginkel, CarmelKidz Wednesday Kidjam Coordinator

Wendy supports CarmelKidz Wednesday Kidjam programs for 1st-5th grade. She is married to Trevor and has two beautiful girls, one in college and the other in high school.

Carmel is committed to making disciples of those Nearest, our Neigbors, and the Nations