Staff

Main Office Phone: 770-475-5576
Pastor On-Call Emergency (A pastor is always available.): 470-485-1325
Fax: 770-663-7740

Pastors | Discipleship and Membership | Children’s Ministries | Youth Ministry | Administrative Support | Music | Technology and Communications  | Finance | Maintenance 

Pastoral Staff

For all pastors, call 678-867-7520.

Dr. Don Martin
Senior Pastor

Rev. Brad Greene
Vinebranch
Associate Pastor

Rev. Terri Henkel
Congregational Care Associate Pastor

Discipleship and Membership Involvement Staff

Wes Maston
Director of Discipleship
770-521-8783
Responsible for Sunday morning groups and ministries for men, women, senior adults and children. Helps new church members find a place to connect.

Tammy Allison
Older Adult Ministry and Adult Discipleship Coordinator
678-867-7514
Coordinates events and ministry opportunities for seniors and assists with adult discipleship.

Lisa Webb
Connections Director
678-867-7539
Responsible for welcoming and connecting people into active ministry. Leads the DISCOVER class.

Shantel Cowan
Sheepfeeder Coordinator
678-521-9264
Oversees food services and coordinates the Women’s Community Kitchen ministry.

Children’s Ministries Staff

Ellen Sanders
Director of
Children’s Ministries

678-867-7507
Oversees ministries for children in 5th grade and younger, including Sunday School and worship.

Tricia Gorder
Preschool and Kindergarten Director
770-410-9324
Oversees the church’s weekday preschool and kindergarten program.

Gail Stephens
Director of Mothers’
Morning Out

770-475-2170
Responsible for weekday
Mother’s Morning Out for children 18-36 months old.

Annette Wright
Assoc. Director of Children’s Ministries – Preschool Coord.

678-867-7526
Coordinates curriculum for 3 and 4 year olds. Assists with Children’s Ministry events.

Gwen Stephens
Preschool Office Manager
770-410-9324
Manages financials for the church’s weekday preschool and kindergarten.

Helena Manning

Nursery Director
678-867-7518
Oversees the nursery on Sunday mornings and for meetings and special events.

Hannah Rhinehart
Special Needs Coordinator
678-867-7527
Coordinates the programs for special needs individuals.

Dianne Deas
Trinity Hall Receptionist
678-867-7517
Receptionist in Trinity Hall during Preschool, Kindergarten and Mothers’ Morning Out.

Student Ministry Staff

Will Rhinehart
Assistant Director of Student Ministry
770-521-8786
Coordinates our ministry for middle-school aged students.

Administrative Support Staff

René Watson
Minister of Administration
678-867-7503
Responsible for human resources, finance, facilities and the building project. Liaison for the Trustees, Staff-Parish, Finance and Building Committees.

Helen Bethenod

Financial Administrator
770-521-8784
Responsible for all financial transactions, including pledges, stewardship, contributions, stock gifts, accounts payable, payroll, taxes and endowment.

Polly Linthicum

Assistant Financial Administrator
678-867-7528
Maintains contribution records, as well as accounts payable, check distribution and payroll. Contact if you have questions about your pledge or gifts.

Cindy Burkett
Secretary to the Senior Pastor
678-867-7520
Provides administrative support for the senior pastor. Contact to make an appointment.

Laura Malek
Database and Scheduling Coordinator
678-867-7534
Oversees event scheduling and the database.

Ellen Shadeed
Receptionist
770-475-5576
Weekday receptionist in the church’s Main Street office building.

Music Staff

Barbara Holbrook
Director of
Music Ministries & Instrumental Music

678-867-7505
Directs the Chancel Choir, Testify, Orchestra and Jubilations Singers. Coordinates all music ministries for worship.

Ann Hudson
Children’s Music Director
678-867-7515
Coordinates children’s choirs for ages 2 through 5th grade. Directs the Grace Notes women’s ensemble.

Stephanie Newton
Director of Youth Music and Contemporary Worship
Leads the Vinebranch Band during The Bridge and Vinebranch worship services.

Cindy Poelking
Music Department Admin. Assistant
678-867-7533
Manages registrations, the database, volunteers, communications, the music library and events for choirs.

Marie Pettet
Pianist/Organist
Call the church.

John Delk
Pianist/Organist
Call the church.

Jack Montgomery
Pianist
Call the church.

Technology and Communications Staff

Brad Meisburg
Director of Planning and Operations
770-521-8775
Oversees IT, A/V and communications, as well as leadership training and strategies for fulfilling the church’s mission.

 

Beth Allain
Communications Director
770-521-8788
Responsible for the website, social media and marketing
campaigns. Contact for help sharing your ministry news.

Adam George
Communications and Graphics Specialist
770-521-8788
Responsible for graphic design, desktop publishing and communications support.

Austin Ginn
Lead Audio/Video Engineer
678-867-7511
Responsible for video production and audio/video support for worship services and special events. Oversees all A/V equipment.

Denise Starbird
Media and IT Specialist
770-521-8774
Provides audio/video support for Vinebranch contemporary worship services. Assists with IT support.

Maintenance Staff

Jerry Sexton
Director of Facilities
678-867-7522
Ensures facilities are ready for all activities and supervises maintenance staff.

Angel DeLeon
Maintenance Staff

Sharlene Dukes
Maintenance Staff

David Mbugua
Maintenance Staff

Jorge Garcia
Maintenance Staff

Lalimo Linkamo
Maintenance Staff