medori family

Mike and Becca Medori are the founders and lead Pastors at Vertical Church of the Mountains located in Blairsville, GA. Mike and Becca both have a passion to see people be raised to life with the good news of Jesus. Mike and Becca live in Blairsville GA with their two dogs Marvin and Daisy. Mike is well known for his incredible dad jokes and Becca is one of the most generous people you will ever meet. Both have a love for good coffee and good food. Mike and Becca have committed their lives to the love, grace, and mercy of Christ to the ends of the earth.



MIller family - Youth

Chris and Krista Miller have lived in Blairsville almost 20 years. While here they have received much joy from seeing young people develop their walk with Jesus through Bible study, mission trips and doing life together. It is their desire to see as many students as possible come to know Jesus in a deep, personal way. Chris and Krista have 3 adult children, Gabe, Kelsey and Katie (and a lazy dog, Duncan). Krista is a teacher in the Union County Alternative Education Program.  Both Chris and Krista love a good Mexican meal and some good BBQ.


Austin Watson - worship

Austin Watson is the worship leader of Vertical Church. Currently Austin is a sophomore at Young Harris College, majoring in English. Austin is wise beyond his years. He enjoys good coffee, playing guitar, and good company. Austin's love for worship is a direct indication of his love towards Jesus.

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queen family - media

Tim Queen is our media director. Tim and Ashleigh are from Ellijay, Georgia. Tim and Ashleigh love serving others through a joined love for creative photography, videography, and design. They love hanging out with new and old friends over coffee or a good meal. They also love being outside with their two boys, Greyson and Leland. Tim and Ashleigh are thankful to capture the beauty of life that our Father has created for us and to serve Vertical Church.