• Adam Richard

    Adam Richard

    Overseer

  • Allen Wolf

    Allen Wolf

    Pastor of Weekend Experience & Communication

  • Anita Warren

    Anita Warren

    Prayer & Care Ministry Assistant

  • Brandon Shuman

    Brandon Shuman

    Worship Pastor

  • Brenda Berry

    Brenda Berry

    Outreach Ministry Assistant

  • Brian Harmon

    Brian Harmon

    Director of Video Production

  • Brian May

    Brian May

    Graphic Designer

  • Brookes August

    Brookes August

    Pastor of Student Ministries

  • Cameron Wood

    Cameron Wood

    Student Ministries Intern

  • Carry M

    Carry M.

    Office Manager

  • Cheryl Huff

    Cheryl Huff

    Director of Facilities

  • Chris Gibson

    Chris Gibson

    Communication Team Project Manager

  • Cody Pepper

    Cody Pepper

    Director of Student Ministry Programs

  • David Drews

    David Drews

    Overseer

  • Derek Smith

    Derek Smith

    Chairman

  • Dorene Minton

    Dorene Minton

    Director of Early Childhood

  • Humphreys Family

    Doug Humphreys

    Director of Finance

  • Gary Stabbert

    Gary Stabbert

    Pastor of Prayer & Community Care

  • Ginny Roos

    Ginny Roos

    Early Childhood Asst. Coordinator & Children's Ministry Asst.

  • Hilario Pardo

    Hilario Pardo

    Pastor of Global Mission

  • Jackie Giardino

    Jackie Giardino

    Women’s Ministry Coordinator

  • Jeanette Stevens

    Jeanette Stevens

    Administrative Assistant

  • Jeanne Doyle

    Jeanne Doyle

    Ministry Assistant

  • Jeff Simunds

    Jeff Simunds

    Director of Tower of Light Ministries

  • Jeremy Cavanaugh

    Jeremy Cavanaugh

    Overseer

  • Jim Shaw

    Jim Shaw

    Overseer

  • Jonathan Wolfgang

    Jonathan Wolfgang

    Pastor of Outreach

  • Juan Aragon

    Juan Aragon

    Overseer

  • Julie Zager

    Julie Zager

    Director of Connections

  • Kathy Flugstad

    Kathy Flugstad

    Group Life Ministry Assistant

  • Kay Dees

    Kay Dees

    Receptionist

  • Kerry Warren

    Executive Pastor of Operations & Interim Children's Pastor

  • Lari Kennedy

    Lari Kennedy

    Executive Assistant

  • Lauren Neal

    Lauren Neal

    Director of Group Life

  • Mary Nell Sorensen

    Mary Nell Sorensen

    Global Missions Ministry Assistant

  • Matt Ogurkow

    Overseer

  • Mike Olson

    Mike Olson

    Overseer

  • Mitch Roberts

    Mitch Roberts

    Associate Worship Director

  • Nina Scruggs

    Nina Scruggs

    Family Life Ministry Assistant

  • Pete Lindquist

    Pete Lindquist

    Maintenance

  • Samantha Harmon

    Samantha Harmon

    Connections Ministry Assistant

  • Scott Scruggs

    Scott Scruggs

    Senior Pastor

  • Steven Bolt

    Steven Bolt

    Director of Production Arts

  • Sue Dils

    Sue Dils

    Director of Recovery & Support

  • Teri Hamilton

    Elementary Ministry Assistant

  • Tim King

    Tim King

    Pastor of Community Outreach

  • Todd Fredrickson

    Todd Fredrickson

    Overseer

  • Tom Bordner

    Tom Bordner

    Overseer

Adam Richard

Adam Richard

Overseer

Adam grew up in Pennsylvania and he moved to the Pacific Northwest with his wife Lindsay in 2012. They’ve been attending Northshore ever since, and they have two kids: Olivia and Owen.

Adam’s spiritual journey has helped him to realize how each day is a mile marker to knowing Jesus better. Adam enjoys hiking, road trips, playing basketball, and wrestling on the floor with his kids.

Allen Wolf

Allen Wolf

Pastor of Weekend Experience & Communication

Allen oversees the Communication and Worship Teams. He spent most of his life in Santa Monica and has been to Disneyland over 400 times, mostly because it was an inspirational place to write. He’s an award-winning novelist, filmmaker, and board-game creator, is married to his Persian princess, and has two thoughtful, snuggly children.

Anita Warren

Anita Warren

Prayer & Care Ministry Assistant

Anita Warren grew up in Monroe, Louisiana, but has lived in the Northwest for over forty years. She’s passionate about loving and serving people and has a deep commitment to prayer. Over the years, she’s traveled on short-term mission trips around the world and, together with her husband, Wayne, has seven children, thirteen grandchildren, and two little dogs.

Brandon Shuman

Brandon Shuman

Worship Pastor

Brandon leads our worship team. He grew up in the Seattle area and started pursuing music at a very young age, and has performed and led worship in many different contexts all over North America. Using music to worship God with a group of people is one of his greatest joys.

Brenda Berry

Brenda Berry

Outreach Ministry Assistant

Brenda has been married to Shawn for over 30 years, and has two adult sons, Carl and Erick. Brenda and her husband have been worshiping at Northshore for over 15 years. Brenda enjoys connecting people, family and friend time, kayaking, travel, and a Little Free Library known as their “people feeder.”

Brian Harmon

Brian Harmon

Director of Video Production

Brian has been telling stories since he was 5 years old—granted, the first one he wrote in Kindergarten was a total ripoff of Are You My Mother? Graduating with a BA in Cinema and Media Arts from Biola University, Brian seeks to continually reflect the beauty of God through the art of filmmaking. Brian and his wife, Samantha love to go on adventures, try new restaurants, and drink delicious coffee.

Brian May

Brian May

Graphic Designer

Brian has been attending Northshore since he was 7 years old, and started working here in 2014 after graduating from George Fox University in Oregon. He loves spending time with his wife Michelle and his life mission is to find meaningful ways to share Jesus through design.

Brookes August

Brookes August

Pastor of Student Ministries

Brookes was born in Washington but spent his high school years in Nicaragua. A graduate of Northwest University, he’s been working with teenagers since 2008. Married in July 2016, he’s passionate about the Bible, Seattle sports, and believes the Mariners will win the World Series before Jesus returns.

Cameron Wood

Cameron Wood

Student Ministries Intern

Cameron is the youngest of three brothers. Currently a student at Northwest University, he is studying Youth, Children, and Family Ministry… and Math. He enjoys food, books, and more food. Seriously. feed him.

Carry M

Carry M.

Office Manager

Carry has been on staff at NCC for over 15 years and loves hearing the stories of transformation that happen through the ministries here. She loves the fresh air, water and mountains of the Pacific Northwest, and enjoys biking and hiking whenever possible…preferably in the sunshine.
Cheryl Huff

Cheryl Huff

Director of Facilities

Northshore has been a place of healing for Cheryl. She enjoys seeing all God is doing within the various ministries, and considers it a gift to serve at Northshore. She has four grown children in various states, and four grandchildren. She enjoys home construction/design, the outdoors, playing games and, most of all, spending time with people.

Chris Gibson

Chris Gibson

Communication Team Project Manager

Chris was born and raised in sunny Florida. He’s married to his beautiful wife, Faith, and they have two energetic children. Chris enjoys roasting coffee, reading books, having meaningful conversations, and making Christ known through design.

Cody Pepper

Cody Pepper

Director of Student Ministry Programs

Cody grew up in Texas but also spent time serving as a missionary in Asia after graduating from Houston Baptist University in 2013. He loves music, movies, sports, the outdoors, and food—it’s rumored that he will never turn down a home cooked meal.

David Drews

David Drews

Overseer

Dave is married to Konnie and they have three children: Ariana, Dawson, and Marci. They have attended Northshore since 2006 and have been involved in many different ministries. Dave likes to travel, ride his bike, and cheer on his kids in their various activities.

Derek Smith

Derek Smith

Chairman

Derek and his wife Kara have served at Northshore since 1995. They have three amazing girls: Sydney, Brooklyn, and Delaney. He enjoys serving on the Board of Overseers, running his business, coaching, traveling, fishing, and bird watching (nearly 850 species, but who’s counting anyway?)

Dorene Minton

Dorene Minton

Director of Early Childhood

Dorene is passionate about kids and wants them to be seen, known, and loved. She’s one of 11 siblings, has 3 grown children and 7 grandkids.

Humphreys Family

Doug Humphreys

Director of Finance

Doug is married to his high school sweetheart Darla. They have three amazing kids, Kaya, Blake and Cade. As a family they love to camp, eat ice cream and travel to anywhere the sun is shining!

Gary Stabbert

Gary Stabbert

Pastor of Prayer & Community Care

Gary oversees our Prayer Teams, Senior Connections Team (care for home-centered people), 2nd Half Ministries Team (ages 55+), hospital visitation, memorial services and the Benevolence Ministries Team. Gary has been married to his wife Debbie for 35 years in 2016. They both love spending time with their children and grandchildren.

Ginny Roos

Ginny Roos

Early Childhood Asst. Coordinator & Children's Ministry Asst.

I have always had a great love for children. I have enjoyed being a Nanny for several families, the lead teacher in the infant room on weekdays, as well as a certified postpartum doula. I have been married to my amazing husband, Kurtis since 1993 and we have one young adult son, Travis. Our family has called Northshore home since 1996. I enjoy spending time with family and friends, Zumba, camping, games, reading and coffee. I used to work for a major cruise line and cruising to the Caribbean is a favorite vacation.

Hilario Pardo

Hilario Pardo

Pastor of Global Mission

Hilario is originally from Spain but has lived in the US for 30 years. He’s a Registered Nurse, artist, caretaker, husband, father, and grandfather. He’s passionate about bringing the good news of the gospel to the poor, needy, slave, and lost.

Jackie Giardino

Jackie Giardino

Women’s Ministry Coordinator

A mom of three energetic boys and wife to Joe, Jackie loves to welcome people into their home, drink a good cup of coffee and encourage women to connect with each other.  Jackie received her Master’s degree at Wheaton College as part of her journey of helping people love God and love others.

Jeanette Stevens

Jeanette Stevens

Administrative Assistant

Jeanette likes to count things, play board games, swim, hike, and ride bikes on the Burke-Gilman Trail. She has been to Arizona three times, but has yet to see the Grand Canyon, which is on her bucket list.

Jeanne Doyle

Jeanne Doyle

Ministry Assistant

Jeanne began working at Northshore in 1973 and has been blessed to see and experience all God has done over the years. She  loves being with family, friends, grandchildren, reading, crocheting, working in the yard, vacationing on the Oregon Coast, and being part of the community where she lives.

Jeff Simunds

Jeff Simunds

Director of Tower of Light Ministries

Jeff is single, loves travel (has been to 79+ countries), foreign films, ethnic food, foreign languages, foreign music…(you get the picture). When not planning his next trip, he loves cooking gourmet meals for friends, throwing intimate parties, wine tasting (responsibly), and hanging out with his dog, Charlie.

Jeremy Cavanaugh

Jeremy Cavanaugh

Overseer

Jeremy has been married to Emily for 14 years and they have three children. When he’s not managing commercial real estate or serving at Northshore, he enjoys dates with his girls, bike rides with his boys, or golfing with his friends.

Jim Shaw

Jim Shaw

Overseer

Jim and his wife, Peggy have attended Northshore since 1992 after stumbling across a small church right in their neighborhood. Northshore has stayed a small church to them because they’ve been actively engaged with small groups and volunteering. Jim has four children with the youngest graduating high school this coming year.

Jonathan Wolfgang

Jonathan Wolfgang

Pastor of Outreach

Originally from Pittsburgh, PA, Wolfgang met his wife, Lori as junior-highers at a Christian camp and were married in 1996. They’re wannabe foodies and love exploring new places and foods and they have three fantastic kids – Stone, Macy, and Piper.

Juan Aragon

Juan Aragon

Overseer

Juan has been married to Hilary for over 15 years and they have three boys–Sam, Ben and Mateo. He is part of the executive team at Evergreen Health in Kirkland, Washington and enjoys traveling, finding good food to eat, and cycling, even in rainy weather.

Julie Zager

Julie Zager

Director of Connections

Julie has been married to Jeff for 33 years and they are happy “empty nesters” living in Kirkland. She enjoys her two grown children, Lindsay and Andrew, who live locally, her Havanese dog, Pippin, knitting, and bird-watching.

Kathy Flugstad

Kathy Flugstad

Group Life Ministry Assistant

Kathy has been married to her husband Phil for over 25 years and has been at Northshore for two decades. She has three adult children, two dogs, one cat, and way too many cars in front of her house. She loves trying new things and recently has learned to drive a ski boat, traveled to both Spain and Italy, and captured her first Pokemon.

Kay Dees

Kay Dees

Receptionist

Kay and her husband, Paul, will have been married for 34 years in 2017, are both Fighting Illini from the great state of Illinois, but have lived in beautiful Washington state for over 25 years. They have been empty nesters for over a decade with 2 grown children, and two grandchildren (who live far away) and a dog named Gracie. Kay is a Zumba instructor, YMCA volunteer, professional voice over narrator, a big fan of the arts, a lover of dogs and babies, and has three bikes named Goldie (hybrid), Joan (mountain), and Beryl (road).

Kerry Warren

Executive Pastor of Operations & Interim Children's Pastor

I’m blessed to be able to serve as Northshore’s Executive Pastor of Operations. I hold degrees from Chapman University, California Baptist University, and Cal. State Fullerton. I’m passionate about ministry because I love seeing people’s lives change in Christ and develop a heart for reaching others with the Good News. I also value strategic use of kingdom resources, healthy team dynamics, and people using their giftings well in the body of Christ.

Lari Kennedy

Lari Kennedy

Executive Assistant

Lari has been married to her husband for 30 years in 2017. She loves her 3 kids and grandson, the outdoors, reading, and doing creative things.

Lauren Neal

Lauren Neal

Director of Group Life

Lauren has been on staff since 2014. She loves her husband, three kids, two beagles, and a partridge in a pear tree. Pastoring women at Northshore is a joy for her and she loves to connect with women of all stages and ages.

Mary Nell Sorensen

Mary Nell Sorensen

Global Missions Ministry Assistant

A native of Seattle, Mary has been married for over 40 years. She taught E.S.L. at the U of W for 20 years and enjoys traveling and volunteering. She loves bicycling, cross-country skiing, sewing, and pickle ball.

Matt Ogurkow

Overseer

Matt has been married to Rachel for 7 years and they run a busy house of three kids–Caleb, Austin, and Elaina. Matt enjoys hiking, reading, and playing any kind of competitive sport. He is passionate about reaching those who don’t know Jesus and teaching others how to more fully understand the Gospel so that it can change who they are and how they view the world around them.

Mike Olson

Mike Olson

Overseer

Mike and his wife, Jenny, have been attending Northshore since 1996. Originally from Portland, Oregon, Mike is a teacher and administrator at Bellevue Christian School. When not at work, Mike enjoys watching European soccer, playing guitar, reading books, listening to music, cooking, and going on dates with Jenny.

Mitch Roberts

Mitch Roberts

Associate Worship Director

Originally from South Carolina, Mitch moved to Seattle in 2013. He loves leading worship, loving people, and making people smile. In his free time, he camps with his wife and hangs out with his dog June.

Nina Scruggs

Nina Scruggs

Family Life Ministry Assistant

Nina grew up in Southern California and spent many years in the Bay Area, studying and teaching preschool and kindergarten. She is passionate about education, being a mama, and loving others well. She enjoys laughing and exploring new places with her husband, cooking and eating all the things, and snuggling with with her energetic puppy.

Pete Lindquist

Pete Lindquist

Maintenance

Pete is married to his beautiful wife Cindy, and they have 3 adult children and 2 grandchildren. You can often find him on a bicycle or playing with a camera, sometimes both at the same time. He enjoys helping others or those in need.

Samantha Harmon

Samantha Harmon

Connections Ministry Assistant

Born and raised in the greater Seattle area, Samantha loves exploring the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Going on adventures in the great outdoors, having a good cup of tea or coffee, and discovering new restaurants are just a few of the things her and her husband, Brian, enjoy together.

Scott Scruggs

Scott Scruggs

Senior Pastor

Scott loves to surf, play golf, travel, read, play music, watch movies, and spend quality time with friends and family. He and his wife, Nina, have a daughter, Nora, and an overly fluffy dog named Baylee. He graduated from Stanford University and studied theology at Regent College in Vancouver, BC. He has served in ministry leadership for over 20 years and calls Little Rock, Arkansas, his childhood home.

Steven Bolt

Steven Bolt

Director of Production Arts

After years of working in the lighting, audio, and video world, Steven is excited to be called here to Northshore to serve as the Production Arts Director. He is married to an incredible wife, Jenny and has a mischievous little Chihuahua, Lumen. As a family, they love anything outdoors and enjoy getting to spend time with family locally.

Sue Dils

Sue Dils

Director of Recovery & Support

Sue lived for a few years in the Philippines before marrying her husband, Jeff. They have one son who keeps their lives rich and full, and a cat who acts like a dog. She was born on April Fool’s Day, loves the Northwest, hiking, playing at the beach, and getting together with friends, but doesn’t like Brussels sprouts or traffic.

Teri Hamilton

Elementary Ministry Assistant

Teri and her husband have been married since 1979, lived in the Northwest since 1995 and have three children. She is an Air Force brat, loves to travel, draw, read, play games, spend time with family and friends and walk on the beach in the sand.

Tim King

Tim King

Pastor of Community Outreach

Tim worked for over 30 years in IT at Boeing and Microsoft before joining Northshore in 2015. Tim and his wife Monette are long-time Seattle-ites, but have also lived in Alaska, Africa, and South America.

Todd Fredrickson

Todd Fredrickson

Overseer

Todd grew up on a farm near Mount Vernon, and is a science teacher at Bothell High School. He’s married to Kerri and they have three adult children, Christopher, Rebecca, and Daniel. His favorite activities are traveling, both for missions and family vacations, and music, especially playing keyboards at Northshore.

Tom Bordner

Tom Bordner

Overseer

Tom has enjoyed over forty years of marriage to his wife and best friend. They have four married adult children and ten delightful grandchildren. He has thrived in a career in the commercial construction industry, and has called Northshore Community Church his home since 1992.