• Pastor Jon Cortese
    Lead Pastor

    Pastor Jon and Mischelle have been in ministry together for over 30 years, have been married  36 years, and have 5 grown children.  Mischelle is a Pastoral Counselor and Life Coach.

    Pastor Jon is an ordained minister with the Free Methodist Church; he has pastored 3 churches and led 2 non-profit organizations over the course of their years in the ministry. He graduated from Seattle Pacific University and Asbury Theological Seminary with a BA in Biblical Literature, Communication & Church History, and a Masters of Divinity.

    You can reach Pastor Jon by email at: pj@burienfm.org

  • Joyce Olsen
    Office Administrator

    Joyce’s experience stems from a career in Administration, Project Management, and Information Technology which has translated into administrative oversight and office support for BC ministries and outreach.

    Email Joyce at: joyce@burienfm.org

  • Sami Cowin
    Worship Director 

    Sami served as an intern at BC before attending Hillside Worship Intensive in Harrisburg PA to pursue her heart for worship. She has been our Worship Director since 2015.

    You can reach Sami at: worship@burienfm.org