Steve Poole, lead pastor

Steve and his wife, Wendy, have lived in Maryland since 2006 with their boys, Ashton and Zachary. God directed them to begin a church in the Annapolis area, and that calling led to the start of Elevate Church.

Steve also serves as Interim pastor at South County Community Church in Shady Side, Maryland.


Mark Hawkins, worship leader

Mark is currently studying music at Towson University with plans to be a High School music teacher.