CKBF leadership

Pastors & Elders

Russ Williams

 senioR. pASTOR

Pastor Russ was born in Los Angeles, California. He is married to Dawn C. Williams (LMFT), they have three children: Trey, Charisse and Brenden.
Growing up in a pastor's home, life revolved around the church which eventually led him to serving as an Assistant Pastor of two churches, Youth Pastor on the local and national level, Pastor of Worship, Elder of Christian Education, Fellowship, and Church Administration.
Pastor Russ graduated from Faith International University & Seminary in Tacoma, WA. He also has a degree in Computer Science. He has worked as a Defense Investigator for King County for over 18 year and served in the United States Naval Service for over 22 years. His last assignment was Senior Enlisted Advisor of the Pacific Northwest. He began ministering at Christ the King Bible Fellowship in July of 2001 and was appointed as the Assistant Pastor in 2010.
He has a passion to see the Lord Jesus Christ exalted, and the body of Christ serve as one.
In his spare time, Pastor Russ enjoys traveling outside the country, spending time with family and friends, cooking, reading, and sports.
 

bRAD mCeLROY

Associate Pastor

Brad is a native Washingtonian, born in West Seattle and graduated from Renton High School.  He attended the University of Washington, Green River College as well as Northwest Seminary (Pastoral Program).  Married his wife Karen in August of 1967 and they have 2 children Annette and Paula, 2 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. 
He was employed at United Airlines 37 years before retiring in 2005, however his heart’s desire has been to serve the Lord in the local church.  Over the past 40 years he has also served in other ministries:
  • Chairman of the board and Interim Administrator at Maple Valley Christian School
  • Treasurer for the North American Baptist Pacific Northwest Conference
  • Church Planting Chairman for the North American Baptist Pacific Northwest Conference
He and his wife have been attending Christ the King Bible Fellowship since the summer of 2009.  Brad has served as an Elder since January of 2011 and serves as the Associate Pastor as of September 2022.

Allan  soto

youth Pastor & christian education

Allan & Eunice Soto have been married for 16 years, they have two sons: Nathan and Noah. Starting his life of youth ministry over 17 years ago at his father-in-law's church, Allan decided it was time to branch out. He and his family joined Christ the King in 2016. No sooner, he was hired on as the Youth Pastor.  

Pastor Allan holds a  Masters degree in Religion and Theology form Liberty University, and his bachelors degree in Pastoral Ministries from Northwest University.  In addition to being the Youth Pastor, Allan currently teaches Spanish to elementary students at St. Anne's, in Seattle.  

When Allan & Eunice  are not at church serving, they enjoy watching their boys play baseball.

sTEPHn mcneAL

elder & outreach

Stephn & Bonnie McNeal have been married for 36 years, they have 6 children, daughter, Dominique and sons Maurice, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, and Malachi. Son-in-law, Orlando Monserrate, and daughters-in-law: Amy, Jessie, and Taylor. Four grandchildren: Yesenia, Kelani, Karmelo and Jackson.
Residing in Federal Way, Stephn is actively involved with the community in various capacities, mentoring, feeding the homeless and other civic organizations.
Stephn's greatest joy is his family, serving God and His children with a passion for reading, teaching, evangelism, leadership, and personal development.

tEROME fULMORE

elder & fellowship

Elder Terome Fulmore have been a part of the Elder Board since Oct. 2021. He and his wife Ronda have been married for nearly 30 years and have two beautiful daughters Tynisha and Jasmin, one handsome son Isaiah, five amazing grandsons Kaiden, Jaiden, Jersail Jr., Jesiah, JaKari and a beautiful granddaughter named Lauren.
Elder Terome holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology: Christian Counseling which he attained from Liberty University located in Lynchburg, Virginia. He is also the Co-Founder and President of Devoted Spouses Organization whereas the mission is to “Build Stronger Marriages and Families” by using biblical principles, concepts, and applications to strengthen families.
Through Elder Terome’s love for God and His Word, his teaching style affords him the ability and opportunity to weave truth, humor, and transparency to capture the attention of his audience as he delivers the Word of God to inspire others to remain faithful and hopeful in God.

directors & staff

julia laranang

church administrator


 

amelia grayson

finance director


 

dan & pat hamilton

diaconate leaders


 

dr. connie sims

fusion tots & kids director


 

lakeenya  thompson

prayer director


 

theresa ellman

praise & worship director


 

chane jones

guest services director


 

kizzy jones

dance & arts director


 

angel cook 

hospitality  director


 

jeremy & cecilia Phillips

audio visual director, Planning & production director, & bible study facilitators