James joined the Northview staff in 2020. He grew up in the Seattle area, and has served as a missionary across South Africa and Asia, church planting and training pastors for over 20 years. He has a business degree from the University of Washington and a Masters degree in Leadership and Spiritual Formation. James, his wife Sarah and their three young boys live in the Everett area.
Shannon has attended Northview since 2003. He joined the staff in 2005, serving for 10 years as the Children’s Pastor, and since then as the Executive Pastor. Shannon and his wife Lisa married in 1995 and have four adult sons.
Esther has a passionate love for God and loves serving the Lord and His kingdom through worship. Ministry found her at the young age of 18 and she has been serving in some capacity ever since. She graduated from Mid America Nazarene University with a BA in Music with an emphasis in Ministry Study in 2017. After graduating, she felt the Lord calling her to pursue ministry full time and was welcomed onto the Northview staff in 2019 as the Director of Worship! Esther and her husband Brian have two children. They all love laughter, doing music as a family, and biking the beautiful Washington trails!
Zeb has been at Northview since 2010. He grew up in the youth group and became a regular attender of the church in 2014. He spent two years at Ecola Bible College to which he largely attributes his growth in Christ. In 2017 he joined the staff as the Middle School Director and moved up to Student Ministry Director in 2022. As he says, this is the capacity to which he has chosen “to fulfill God’s command, ‘love your neighbor.’”
Margaret has worked in the Northview office since 2009 doing graphic design and making sure that all the behind the scenes activities at Northview run smoothly. She and her family came to Northview in 2004 and she has served in various roles in Children’s Ministry, including Awana and VBS. Margaret and her husband Andy have two adult children.