MEET THE TEAM
Jeff Schuliger | Pastor/Elder
Jeff has served at Hillside since 2017 having moved to Lynn Valley after 13 years of pastoral ministry in Boston, Massachusetts. Jeff holds a ThM (OT) from Regent College and enjoys coffee, poetry, walks in the woods, good music and stories of redemption. He and his wife, Carrie, have three adult children and two great sons-in-law.
Pauline Sanderson | Pastor/Elder
Pauline's history at Hillside began prior to becoming a pastor, as she was a member of the church long before she came on to the staff team. Her life experience includes having worked in the banking industry for years, raising her 3 (now adult) sons, and working at Keats Camps as Executive Director prior to joining Hillside in 2011. She has a MA in Theological Studies from Regent College, and loves spending time with her family including her 3 grandkids, hiking with friends, and kayaking our beautiful waterways. She believes that being invited into people’s stories and their faith journeys, both the ups and the downs, is a privilege - one of the best parts of being a pastor!
Nate Collins | Pastor/Elder
Nate has served at Hillside since 2019. Previously he was pastoral resident at the church he grew up at in Seattle. Prior to being a pastoral resident, Nate was studying for a MDiv and a ThM in New Testament and was a worship pastor. Nate likes reading, playing guitar, and spending time with his family. Nate’s family consists in his wife Katie and their kids, Peter (age 7), Micah (age 5) and Tessa (age 1).
Kristin Rose | Youth Pastor
Kristin has been serving as the youth pastor at Hillside since 2018, working with grades 6-12 and a team of young adult youth leaders. She is currently studying at Columbia Bible College where she is working towards her BA in Biblical Studies. Kristin loves winning spike ball games, chatting over coffee, eating chocolate, and hanging out with her husband and friends.
Abigail Boggs | Administrator
Abigail joined the team at Hillside in 2020 after completing her Master’s degree at the University of Victoria. A lover of music and dogs, she and her husband Winsor spend their free time singing together and taking long walks with their Golden Retriever, Hazel.
Diana Cardona | Bookkeeper
Diana has been supporting the administration team, taking care of the books, since 2011. She is originally from Colombia, South America and moved with her family to Canada in 2003 when she also joined Hillside Church. Diana works as a bookkeeper for a Consulting and Accounting firm and also has her own private clients.