Russell & Tanya Korets

Lead Pastor

Pastor Russell serves as a lead pastor of City Hill Northshore. He began his ministry in 2002 and served as a youth pastor for over 10 years. In 2007, he moved to Tulsa Oklahoma and attended Oral Roberts University where he obtained his Baccalaureate in Theology. Russell and Tanya moved back to Seattle in early 2010 to help launch and lead City On A Hill, which has grown to 5 campuses, and over 2,000 attendees every weekend. Tanya works as a nurse, and helps oversee women’s ministry at City On A Hill. Together with Tanya, they have four children: Matthew, Honor, Levi & Ava. Read his blog at