Meet our City Church Staff!
Russ Smith - Lead Pastor
Russ Smith is our Lead Pastor and has been pastoring for over 20 years. The Smith family moved to Arizona from Missoula, Montana and are the founding Pastors of City Church. City Church started in June 2016 in the living room with 27 people. Pastor Russ and Traci were married in July of 1981. They have six adult children, eleven grandchildren and a Golden Doodle. Besides family they enjoy traveling, coffee, and the Boston Red Sox.
Roshelle Salas - First Impressions Director
Katie Bedolla - City Kids Ministry Director
Katie Bedolla is our City Kids Director and served in various children’s ministries for over 10 years. Katie is a graduate of Grand Canyon University, former teacher, and mom. She believes that sharing the Gospel with children helps raise them up to influence Christ's Kingdom for generations to come.
Abigayle Kinnard - Worship Pastor
Abi Kinnard is a graduate of Texas A&M. She has also studied at WorshipU (Bethel), DIVE Creative (Rita Springer), and continues worship training under Rick Pino at Bethel. She loves coffee, baking, reading, traveling, missions.
Isaiah Kinnard - Music Director
Isaiah Kinnard is an honors graduate of Arizona Christian University, where he studied Music Technology and Modern Worship. He is an Arizona native rearing from the small town of Prescott Valley, relocating to the Phoenix metro area for college. Isaiah enjoys hiking, outdoor activities, spending time with friends and family as well as song writing, recording and exploring emerging technologies.