MEET THE TEAM
Jessica Hitte is a singer-songwriter who graduated from Lee University in Cleveland, Tennessee where she still resides with her beautiful daughter, Zoey. During her career, she has written and/or performed with artists such as: Maverick City Music, Phil Thompson, Todd Dulaney, Naomi Raine, Dante Bowe, Leon Timbo, Geoffrey Golden, and many others. All of these experiences have prepared her for her current role as the founder of Writing Rounds, LLC and an owner of A&A Production Studios. Jessica’s testimony is one that truly displays God's passionate and patient love for His people. Whatever the song, stage, or audience, she uses every opportunity to share that love with every listener.
Accomplished musician, innovative producer, versatile songwriter, and gifted leader; these are just a few ways to describe LeBron Arnwine. A native of Athens, Tennessee, and graduate of Lee University, LeBron has spent the past 2 decades working in music in various capacities. Over his career, he has become a pioneer in the music industry through his companies, A&A Production Studios, and Writing Rounds LLC, a collective of musicians, singers, and songwriters, collaborating on music in vast genres. Through his businesses and collaborations, LeBron has worked with countless artists such as David & Nicole Binion, Leeland, Doe Jones, Matt Gillman, Dante Bowe, Judy Jacobs, and Kim Walker-Smith. His gifting and drive to develop a professional media and listening experience, along with his stylings and attention to detail, fosters a new sound that the music industry is looking for.
Brendan Kendall is a multi-faceted singer-songwriter, pastor, leader, and creative of the church and music industry. Currently residing in Kansas City as worship pastor of Hope Chapel, Brendan leads a team of creatives, worship leaders, and songwriters alongside his wife Kacey, and sons: Beckham and Briggs. With nearly 15 years of worship leading experience, Brendan is driven to pioneer healthy spaces of creativity where everyone can find a place to contribute.
As a singer/songwriter as well, Brendan is passionate about writing songs and sonic atmosphere that will refresh the soundscape of the modern church whilst never sacrificing the integrity of the theology of lyric. Ultimately, Brendan's heart is for Jesus and how to use the tool of music to point people back to Him.
Melvin Charles Aikens is a versatile singer, songwriter, and vocal producer. Since the age of 7, the North Carolina native has enjoyed expressing himself through songwriting. Melvin has been leading worship for nearly 17 years and has spent several years traveling as an itinerate Worship leader and background vocalist. Although Melvin has had the opportunity to work with many local and mainstream artists, Melvin’s ultimate passion to cultivate, encourage, inspire, and uplift others.
Born and raised in the beautiful state of North Carolina, Kacey Kendall comes from a very musical and ministry-minded family.
Growing up, Kacey was frequently leading worship teams and a constant presence in the local church. When the time came for college, Kacey decided to attend Evangel University working towards a degree in Recording Engineering. It was there that she met her husband, Brendan and the adventure of life began. Brendan and Kacey have served in several ministries as worship pastors and songwriters, including their now home church, Hope Chapel in Kansas City. Kacey's artistry is one of pure and precious worship inspired by the sonics of artists like Tiffany Hudson, Moriah McManus, and Hope Darst.
Josiah Palmer is a talented worship pastor, songwriter and artist based in Tennille, Georgia. Drawing inspiration from a diverse range of artists such as Kalley, ISLY, and Will Reagan, Josiah skillfully creates music that speaks to the soul and inspires a deeper connection with God. With a heart for crafting meaningful lyrics and music, Josiah seeks to bring a fresh perspective to worship that strengthens the way we see, interact and build relationship with Christ.