Chase Sharp is from Gurley, Alabama, and is a graduate of Faulkner University with a B.A. in Biblical Studies. While in college, he spent four years touring with the A cappella group Cornerstone and served as student coordinator for the Vanguard preaching program. During graduation, Chase was awarded the prestigious V.P. Black award from the department of Biblical studies. Chase came to know the Ellijay church family while interning during the summer of 2015, and he was hired as Youth Minister beginning in May of 2016. In his spare time, Chase is an avid fisherman and enjoys playing video games.