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Financial Stewardship Team

Financial Stewardship Team


Steve cook // 

Steve Cooke serves on the Financial Stewardship Team as well as the Worship team.  He has been at Soma Eastside since 2011.  He and his wife, Julia, live on Squak Mountain in Issaquah with their dog, Curly. Together they run Issaquah Financial where Steve is a Financial Advisor.  Steve has two grown daughters.  He divides his free time time between playing the bass, riding his mountain bike, getting out on the lake, and spending time with his family. 

Chad eder // 

Chad brings a life-long career in finance.  His main areas of concentration are ministry and real estate.  He has been on staff as Soma's finance lead since 2010 and he lives in Richland, WA and Cave Creek, AZ with his wife of 29 years, Becky.

Heather gust // 

Heather Gust is a real estate appraiser by trade and serves on the financial stewardship team as well as helping with youth group activities at Soma Eastside.  She met her husband, Dayan, in high school and they now have three active kids, a very creative daughter and two sporty boys.  Heather spends most of her free time taking her children to practices and games.  She also loves to travel whenever she gets a chance. 


Scott Kizer // 

Scott serves Soma Eastside on the Finance Committee, as a Missional Community leader, and youth volunteer.  Scott lives in Maple Valley with his wife, Kristina, and his 3 kids, Olivia, Owen, and Anna.  Scott loves mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding, and travelling around the world.

Tyler volk // 

Tyler serves on the Finance Committee providing transparency, accountability, and stewardship over Soma Eastside financials. Tyler lives in Preston with his wife Robyn and two kids Riley and Matthew. In his spare time he enjoys all things outdoors; hiking, skiing, running and gardening.