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. Gail enjoys being a grandmother to Abby & Maddie Shonebarger. Music and serving God have always been her passion. Gail also works with the Senior Adult Ministries at Elevated Church.