worship director
Gail Thomas

Gail Thomas

Gail Thomas (Music Director/Worship Leader)

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Gail came to Praise Cathedral (now Elevated Church) in 1978. She and her husband Mike were Lead Pastors until 2015.  She is from Bartow, FL and graduated from Florida Southern College with a BA In Music Education.  In 1972, she and Mike met while attending Lee College in Cleveland, TN and were  married in December, 1973. Their beautiful daughter Jessica was born in 1980 and now she and her husband  Eric Shonebarger are the Lead Pastors at Elevated Church. Mike and Gail are now enjoying being grandparents to Abby & Maddie Shonebarger.  Music and serving God have always been her passion. Mike and Gail also work with the Senior Adult Ministries at Elevated Church.

Youth Pastor
Nick Sheridan
Ministries Director
Jessica Thomas Shonebarger