Alisha Ballenger is the Elementary Coordinator and oversees ministry for Kindergarten through 5th grade. Elementary ministry includes: Sunday morning (TEAM Kids), Wednesday evening Kid’s small group and discipleship program (KSG), the Children’s Mission Conference and Vacation Bible School. Alisha is married to Steve and they have two children, Avner and Zhenya. Alisha graduated from Lee University and did a Discipleship Training School with YWAM (Youth with a mission). She served for 9 years with Knoxville Inner City Kids Outreach (KICKO) leading several Sidewalk Sunday School programs prior to coming on staff at Cedar Springs. She loves hanging out with her family, drawing, painting, writing and spending time outdoors.