Seven hills fellowship


Meet the people who make Seven Hills the community what it is today. Our primary mission is rooted in the desire for our members, and attenders, to feel a true and meaningful connection between our church and the Seven Hills team who help the vision of Seven Hills become a reality every day.

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Bryan Pierce

Bryan moved his family to Rome in 2006 to plant 7HF.  In his role as Head Pastor, BP, as he is affectionately known, focuses on meeting new people, casting vision, and preaching. He enjoys flats fishing, football (soccer and NFL) and Coke in a glass bottle. He has a love/hate relationship with Crossfit in an attempt to age well!

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Jeff Summers
Ministry Director

Jeff oversees the staff of 7HF and does everything Bryan doesn’t want to do.  He enjoys playing cards or Settlers of Catan with his family, cooking and grilling, strong coffee, craft beer, a good cigar and Tennessee football.  He doesn’t enjoy Crossfit, but he finds it necessary!

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Rob Edens
Youth Director

He is passionate about seeing God’s power transform the lives of middle and high school students. He enjoys coffee, Crossfit, smoked meats, the Atlanta Braves and Georgia Bulldogs.

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Joanna Fife
Director of Children’s Ministry

Joanna leads our children’s ministry and provides administrative support to our staff.  She married a Rome native, Joe, and has two precious children, JP and Rosalie. After serving the church for 8 years, she would say she is passionate for her church, serving children and families, and flat out getting things done! She loves documentaries, mani/pedis, shopping and truth.

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Joy Wooddell
Connections Coordinator

As Connections Coordinator, Joy loves helping people find their fit at Seven Hills, as well as overseeing membership, special events, and building rental. She enjoys travel, growing things, British TV, and hanging out with her husband Steven and their 3 awesome young adults.

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Bryant Minton
Facilities Manager

Bryant ensures that our facilities and the theater are ready for Sunday services, which includes any special projects that need to be handled. He enjoys spending time with his wife and son, his full-time job in pest management, and is passionate about the Denver Broncos and the Nashville Predators.

Elders / Deacons

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Zach Harter
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Sam Naff
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Patrick Matson
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Jeff Mahoney
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Ryan Stanger
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David Slade
Worship and Music

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Drew Davis
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Joe Fife
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Zack Huston
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Jack Smith
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Anthony Warden
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Jonathan Weaver
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Randy Nobles
Deacon Chairman

Other Leaders

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Chris Szostak
Prayer Team

Restoration Leaders
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Wendi Combes

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Stacie Marshall
The Ruth & Naomi Project: HomelessShelter for Women & Children

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Cristin Warden
Brighter Birthdays