our team

Jonathan Westfall

Congregation Pastor

Jonathan served at Northwest Church for several years in many ways until he became the Worship Pastor in 2010.  Since then, Jonathan has been primarily responsible to foster a community of worshipers through building and leading worship teams alongside Pastor Steve Schell and now Pastor Ben Dixon.  Jonathan is a graduate of Life Ministry Institute with an associate degree in Biblical Studies, and Life Pacific University with a bachelor’s degree in Ministry and Leadership.

Jonathan has been married for to Kellie for 18 years. Kellie is an administrator, organizer, and strategist with a huge heart for helping people find wholeness in Jesus. Together, Jonathan and Kellie have hosted and led small groups in their home, walked with young couples through pre-marriage counseling, led a young families ministry, and been on two international mission trips. They have four girls, Ariella, Emmaline, Adalynn, and Annabelle. The girls love music, dancing, performing, matching dresses and Mac-n-cheese.

Merrick Kingman

Associate Pastor

From 2011-2016, Merrick led the drama ministry, co-led the marriage ministry, and was on the worship team at Yakima Foursquare Church. After moving across the state and landing at Motion Church in Puyallup, she was the worship pastor for the Celebrate Recovery worship team, and led the Deacon Team for the South Hill Campus. She is elated to be serving as the Associate Pastor of Northwest Church Edgewood and is an active member of the worship and tech team.

Merrick has been married to Corey for 10 years and after a decade of prayer, they welcomed their first child in 2021.

Ministry Team Leaders

Jamie Salcedo

Children’s  Pastor

Seth  Goodwin

Worship & Tech Leader

Patti Matt

Hospitality Leader

Linda Cope

Prayer Leader
Tim Drab
Security Leader