leadership

  • Pastor Harvey Drake | Senior Pastor

    206.722.0455 x202  |  drake@emeraldcitybible.org


    Harvey and Andrea married in 1977 and have two adult sons Rigael and Terren. They moved from the San Francisco Bay area to Seattle in 1984. Pastor Harvey committed his life to Christ in 1974 and in 1975 he felt God calling him into full-time ministry. In 1979 he began full-time ministry with Youth for Christ in Oakland, CA. Upon moving to Seattle Pastor Harvey became the Rainier Valley/Central District Area Director for Young Life. In 1987 he founded Emerald City Outreach Ministries (now Urban Impact) and subsequently Emerald City Bible Fellowship. In addition to serving as the Pastor of ECBF, Pastor Harvey also serves in the following roles:

    • President of Urban Impact: Responsible for Vision and Fundraising
    • Board Member, Covenant Retirement Communities
    • Board of Trustees, Seattle Pacific University
    • Board Member, Reach the Nation Nepa

  • Jamael Nance | Office & Building Manager

    206.722.0455 x208  |  jamael@emeraldcitybible.org.

Leadership council

We are seeking nominations for new Leadership Council members. If you would like to nominate someone, please see the qualifications and contact Pastor Harvey.


ECBF Leadership Council:

Violet Lavatai

Harry Owens

Luke Williams