Staff

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
Food Ministries 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 Director
(Age 3-K)

770-410-9324
Oversees the church’s weekday preschool and kindergarten program.

Gail Stephens
Preschool Director
(18-36 Months)

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

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

Victoria Harmon
Assoc. Director of Children’s Ministries – Elementary Coordinator

678-867-7513
Coordinates curriculum for elementary aged children. Assists with Children’s Ministry events.

Amanda Gilliam
Preschool Ministry Coordinator

Coordinates programming for preschool aged children. Assists with Children’s Ministry events.

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

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

Student Ministry Staff

Lucas Pruett
Director of Student Ministries
678-867-7538
Oversees all programming for students in middle and high school.

Andrew Cole
Assistant Director of Student Ministries
770-521-8786
Coordinates our ministry for middle-school aged students.

Deedee Muehlbauer
Student Ministries Events Coordinator
Assists in creating, planning and administering events for retreats for 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.

Kim Tyska

Financial Assistant
770-521-8779
Helps maintain contribution records, as well as assisting the Finance Office.

 

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

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

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

Music Staff

Barbara Holbrook
Director of
Music Ministries

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

David Collins
Director of
Instrumental Music

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.

John Delk
Pianist/Organist
Call the church.

Marie Pettet
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.

Austin Ginn
Director of Technology
678-867-7511
Responsible for IT infrastructure, video production and audio/video support for worship services and special events.

Adam George
Communications and Graphics Specialist
770-521-8773
Responsible for graphic design, desktop publishing and communications support.

Denise Starbird
IT Support Engineer and Media Specialist
770-521-8774
Provides audio/video support for Vinebranch 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