Worship Travel Team Leaders

Todd Shoemaker, Administrative Leader

HOMETOWN & HOME CHURCH: Originally from Dillsburg, PA now residing in Akron, Ohio. Grace Church of Greater Akron (Bath Campus)

FAMILY: Married to Katie of 8 years. Son – Graham (6 yrs) Daughter – Willow (3yrs)

CURRENT JOB: Pastor of Student Ministries (oversee 6th -12th grade ministries at the Bath Campus)

TRAVEL TEAM EXPERIENCE: Was a support leader 2009, and administrative lead 2010, 2021 and now 2022.

WHAT ARE YOU EXCITED ABOUT: I’m excited about Summer 2022 being a normally planned Summer. I’m excited that my son is at an age now where he is super excited about going to sporting events with me. I’m excited to get outside to fish!

A FEW FAVORITE THINGS: I love to Fly Fish, I love Baseball and Football, I love being with my family whenever I can b

Zoe Jamison, Team Leader

HOMETOWN & HOME CHURCH: Meredith, New Hampshire. Grace Church of Greater Akron (Bath Campus)

CURRENT JOB: Associate Director of Student Development, Grace Church Akron

TRAVEL TEAMS EXPERIENCE: Team Leader for the inaugural Worship Travel Team in 2021

WHAT YOU ARE CURRENTLY READING: Generation Z Unfiltered by Tim Elmore

A FEW FAVORITE THINGS: Chicken, hikes, music, the ocean, laughing until you cry.

Garret Hursh, Support Leader

HOMETOWN & HOME CHURCH: Bath, Ohio, Grace Church, Norton Campus

CURRENT JOB: Creative Arts intern at Grace Church for the past 4 years

WHAT YOU ARE EXCITED ABOUT: I’m pumped for the worship Travel Team!! I led worship for my youth group all through High School and wished I had an experience like this! I’m excited to teach some of what I’ve learned from leading these past 8 years and to learn more this summer as we shine the lights bright on Jesus!!

WHAT YOU ARE CURRENTLY READING or FAVORITE BOOK: My favorite book of all time is the Lord of the Rings… If you join the Travel Team you will hear me talk about it… a lot.

A FEW FAVORITE THINGS: I love Jesus (like a lot), I love Music (writing, playing, listening, teaching…), I love movies (and yes

my favorites are the Lord of the Rings), did I mention I like the Lord of the Rings?

Laurel Fogle, Support Leader

EDUCATION BACKGROUND: Commercial Music with a concentration in Artist Development at Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA.

MOST RECENT MINISTRY JOB: Worship Leader on staff at Woodmen Valley Church in Colorado Springs, CO

WHAT ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT: I have been serving on worship teams since I was in high school and am passionate about worship and the role that music is meant to play in our relationship with God. Music has been such a significant piece of how I talk to God and have grown to know Him through my walk thus far and I count it a privilege to get to share that with others looking to glorify Him through worship ministry

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