Our mission is to LOVE, CONNECT, and SERVE God and our community.
Ben & Lia Sterciuc
Ben leads Elevation through practical teaching and vision-casting. Lia leads as a pastor and interior designer, and fills a variety of roles at church events. Together, they own and operate an elder care business. Ben also teaches nursing at Northwest University.
John & Marsha Leckenby
John directs worship and the Sunday morning service. He also manages social media, along with the website. He often leads worship along with his wife Marsha, an accomplished vocalist and worship leader. They enjoy leading worship together, hanging out with family and friends, and a great game of cribbage.
Ion & Ligia Vicovan
Pastor of Prayer & Care
Ion and Ligia help meet the spiritual and physical needs of the Kirkland community through prayer. Through Sunday prayer and organizing monthly prayer-walks, Ion leads our community in dynamic times of seeking God's help and favor. They have three (extremely well-dressed) children.
Ada & Tibby Antoci
Ada and Tibby love the outdoors, movies, and double tall vanilla lattes. Ada loves to cook and Tibby loves to eat, so it’s a good match. They also just added a handsome young son to their family.
Kevin & Julia Fitts
Kevin heads up community groups. He and his wife Julia are avid hikers and love the outdoors. It works great that they love building community, as they recently added a beautiful baby to their family.
Tim heads up the setup team for Sunday services. He's studying for his master's degree in addition to his full-time career, and is another outdoorsman who loves great activities and greater conversations.
Austin is a big part of production on Sundays, plays in the band, and takes part in logistics and planning throughout the week. He often sports a remarkable beard, and is a student at Northwest University.
James & Bobbi Croone
Church Planters In Residence
James and Bobbi attend Elevation, and James rotates as one of the speaking pastors on Sundays. James is also the founder and Director of Seattle Urban Bible College (SUBC) in Seattle, WA. He and his wife Bobbi are committed to fulfilling the call on their lives by providing quality Christian education in the urban community.
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