About Stan Sheridan

Stan Sheridan is a lover of God, people, and worship…with a strong passion to connect all three.

To speak with Stan, please don’t hesitate to call @ 205-661-8410. 

Where are you from?  Birmingham, AL

How long have you been playing music?  I started formal training at age 7

Where did you get your music education?  Private instructors growing up, then I received a music Degree from Trevecca University (Nashville, TN)

Where do you perform?  I performed professionally for about seven years, out of college; however, now I mainly teach

What are your top three artists on your iPhone right now?  Hillsong, Matt Redmon, Highlands

Who has been your biggest musical influences?  Hillsong, Matt Redmon, Michael W Smith (growing up) and Mrs. Bedgood (my first piano instructor). Currently, my co-instructors

What’s your favorite “stage” memory?  I used to travel for our university in a band — probably my first big performance with them

Most embarrassing stage memory? Probably my first TV appearance, my zipper broke…nothing happened, but I still knew what was going on

Favorite restaurant?  Any Mexican restaurant with my family…or Chick-fila, of course

Favorite movie?  Braveheart…and any Star Wars

What do you like to do on your day off?  Cut grass, clean cars, pizza with the kids, go to Sams or Lowe’s (my favorite store) and watch Perry Mason

Favorite Scripture?  “…do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord, your God, will be with you wherever you go.” — Joshua 1:9

SHORT BIO:  Stan Sheridan has traveled and shared the stage with some of the biggest names in the industry. Currently, he oversees the Genesis School of Music, in Birmingham, AL, as well as the Exodus Group, a coaching and mentoring program for worship pastors and leaders. 

LONG BIO:  Before starting the Exodus Group and Genesis Music, Stan Sheridan was a professional musician for many years, appearing on the main stage at GMA’s Music Week / on the Gaither Homecoming Tour and Videos / TBN’s Praise the Lord / INSP and more. He has shared the stage and ministered with Creflo Dollar, Paul & Jan Crouch, Alvin Slaughter, Sandi Patti, Bill & Gloria Gaither, C. Peter Wagner, the late Jerry Falwell…and more. For the past several years, he has been a worship leader and pastor, as well as Director of Worship & Arts for the Soma Family of Ministries, which has led him to begin the Exodus Group (an organization designed to train and equip the local worship team). He is also founder of the Exodus Institute and Conferences, a gifted singer and songwriter. He and his wife, Tracy, currently serve on the Leadership Team @ Church of the Highlands.

He has been married to Tracy for over 16 years.  They reside in Trussville, Alabama with their three amazing children.

What Others Are Saying:

“Stan Sheridan is a rare find today…passion for Jesus and people!  He is not just an annointed worship leader and songwriter, but he also TEACHES as he worships — teaches the congregation to go deeper, teaches the band to trust and flow musically, and teaches the co-worship leaders by example. He breathes into dreams. You can’t help but be encouraged when you have just 2 minutes with this guy!”

Sarah Kelly, Singer, Songwriter. Grammy Nominated. Worship @ Rick Warrens Saddleback Church, as well as the Woodlands Church, Houston, Texas

“Stan Sheridan is one of the most talented musicians that I have ever met. His stage presence and keyboard ability along with his great singing voice make him one of the best in the business. He makes a spiritual song come alive!”

Dr. Stan Toler, Best-selling Author & Speaker

“I met Stan Sheridan several years ago when he was traveling with a nationally known ministry. His talent, both vocally and at the keyboard, was immediately evident as well as his ability to communicate and connect with the audience. He was a crowd pleaser while still being able to portray the sincerity for ministry that was in his heart. Stan is a true professional and able to bring out the best in those he works with.”

John Darin Rowsey, award winning artist and songwriter

4 thoughts on “About Stan Sheridan

  1. I knew Stan when he was a student at Trevecca Nazarene University. He is genuine, talented, a committed Christian and a lover of people. He has high energy and a great sense of humor. He ate many a home cooked meal at our house. Praise the Lord for men like Stan Sheridan.

  2. Hey Stan!
    After hearing you with the Pfifers at Trevecca many yrs ago, you became my favorite keyboardist. Then, my dear friend Kevin Elliott told me that you was in Bham!!!
    I live in Mississippi but work weekends at St Vincents Bham….I attend the 4:30p Sunday service at Grants Mill campus. Kevin said you guys attended there as well?
    I am 53 yrs old, married and I am an RN both for 31 years. We have three children. I have played since I was 5 yrs old. So, my immediate focus was men pianist in Southern Gospel music!! I learn hymnals then Southern Gospel. This is how I got to Steve Hurst School of Music the year you guys tapped there. Each year I take a lesson from Tracy Phillips when she comes play The Red Book Hymn Sing at Gardale FBC.
    My question: do YOU teach piano to adults? I want alot of that licks and hits etc…..if so, whats your fee!!
    So glad I found you! So glad I talked to Kevin today and he got me caught up on you ( well, once I him about Highlands that triggered his denented mind to tell me!)
    Steve Womack

    • Hello Steve. Small world…Kevin is an amazing guy. Great friend!! I own the Genesis School of Music, located in Trussville. We teach all ages. I also work at Highlands Kids every Sunday night at 6:00. Please stop by some Sunday night and say hi. I’m out this week…cause we’re moving this weekend. Other than that, I’m there every Sunday night. We LOVE our church!! God bless you brother. Thx for the high compliment about piano.

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