Staff


  • Pastor Jim Schultz

    Lead Pastor

    Pastor Jim has been  at Hillside since June, 2012. Before coming to Washington, he was a pastor in Illinois for four years. He received his Masters in Divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and his BA in History from Calvin College.  


    Pastor Jim has been married to his wife Darci since 2008, and they have three children: Lucy, Theodore, and Adam. 

  • Pastor Troy Mattson

    Associate pastor

    Pastor Troy moved to Whidbey Island July 2017. He ministers with the youth, children, and their families, along with serving in general pastoral roles throughout the church.

  • Pastor DavE Stevenson

    Pastoral Care

    Pastor Dave has worked at Hillside since the 1990s and though, now retired, still preaches in rotation with Pastor Jim and helps with many pastoral care elements at the church.


  • Rachel Walker

    Office Administrator

    Rachel has served as our church Office Administrator since 2010. Rachel has been attending Hillside since 2008 when she married her husband, Grant, a Whidbey Island native.


  • Darci Schultz

    social media and website

    Darci maintains and updates the church website, sermons, calendars, media, and social media pages. She has lived on Whidbey Island since 2012.