Eric currently serves as the lead pastor of Elevated Church. He holds a masters degree in ministerial leadership from Southeastern University, a Masters in business administration from Indiana University, and a bachelors degree in economics from the University of South Florida. Eric is an Ordained Bishop with the Church of God (Cleveland, TN). Prior to accepting the position of Lead Pastor at Praise Cathedral in 2015, he served at Elevated Church (previously Praise Cathedral) as an Associate Pastor (2012-2014) and as a Youth Pastor (2007-2012). Eric and his wife Jessica live with their two daughters Abigail and Madelyn in Seminole, FL.