11677 Brown Bridge Rd, Covington, GA 30016 info@gatewaycommunity.org 770-787-1015

The Leadership Team

Lamar DavisLaMar Davis, Elder

LaMar has been married to his wife Judy for 33 years. They have two daughters and one grandson. LaMar has been in professional business-to-business sales for 26 years and is a founding member of Gateway Community Church.

Mark HarrahMark Harrah, Ministry Manager

Mark has been married to his wife Sharron for 25 years. They have three daughters, one grandson and two granddaughters. They have attended Gateway for 13 years. Mark recently retired from Georgia Tech after 27 years of service. He is a member of The Gideons International.

Steve TuckerSteve Tucker, Elder

Steve is a serving member of the Georgia Army National Guard and has deployed twice overseas. He is married to Hanna Tucker and has a son, Cameron; two step adult children and three grandchildren. Steve works to ensure Biblical application in all he does. Steve was born in Denver, Colorado and has lived in Vienna, Austria; Arlington, Kansas; Derby, Kansas; King City, California; Lawrence, Kansas; Conyers and Covington, Georgia. Steve is 48 years old.


Harold TrufantHarold Trufant, Deacon


Paul Hanson

Paul Hanson, Youth Leader

Interested parents may contact Joy or Paul at Joyhanson@gatewaycommunity.org


Paul is a graduate of Luther Rice Bible College and attended New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary with a major in Biblical languages. He has been married to his wife Joy for 11 years. Paul and Joy have two beautiful children, Isaiah is 6 and Leland is 3.

Joy Hanson, Youth Director

Interested parents may contact Joy or Paul at Joyhanson@gatewaycommunity.org

Charles Marlue

Charles Marlue is from from West Africa Liberia. He is married to Shirley Marlue from Haiti. They have two wonderful children as a gift from God, Yihan, Son 13 and Yrshell, daughter 10. They have attended Gateway Community Church for the past seven years and feel fortunate to have discovered this fellowship of believers and a caring and loving group of people.