ICA Kyiv is blessed by the leadership team God has provided. Here is a little bit about them.


The pierquet's - Paul, christine, evan & emma

Paul, Christine, Evan and Emma have been pastoring at ICA since 2006. They love connecting with people and sharing the love of Jesus with them. They are from Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

tanya sukhareva

Tanya has been working as Administrator of ICA Kyiv since 2014. She has a heart for people and a passion to see Jesus known throughout the world. She is from Kyiv, Ukraine.

Markus & Helen Wolf

Markus and Helen have been pastoring the children of ICA since 2008. They love to help kids meet Jesus and grow in their relationship with Him. They have a passion for reaching orphans and evangelizing the lost. Markus is from Bridgman, Michigan and Helen is from Kyiv, Ukraine. They have a beautiful daughter, Olivia, who really likes fuzzy animals, especially cats.

Rafi & tanya issa

Rafi & Tanya have been leading our Arabic congregation since 2012. Rafi is originally from Syria and Tanya is from Ukraine.

the Salomons - Ryan & Ashley, Levi, Kaden & Raena

Ryan & Ashley are from Edmonton, Canada. They have a heart to connect students with the love of God. They have been involved in Youth Ministry for a while now and have 3 kids (Levi, Kaden & Raena). They oversee The City-Kyiv, the ministry to 13-19 year olds at ICA Kyiv.


Linda & Edmund Schlak

Linda Schlak was born in Kansas and raised in Aurora, Missouri. She and her husband, Edmund, were appointed full time career missionaries on March 18, 2012. They were assigned to Evangel Theological Seminary in Kyiv, and came to ICA in 2014.  Linda joined the ICA staff in 2017, serving ICA Connections and Small Groups. She loves being on the front row to see God's hand in many lives in Ukraine. She loves working with university students and people from Ukraine and people from all over the world whom God sends to Kyiv for their growth and His glory. 

Johnny & Ira Semeniuk

When Johnny (from Canada) met Ira (from Lviv) and they got married, they moved to Kyiv and have been serving at ICA ever since (almost ten years). They have experience in Kriviy Rih working in orphanages and handicapped facilities and have also been involved with the youth program at ICA. They now have a little boy named Levi and are active teachers at KIS.

Oleksandr & yuliia neskuba

Sasha and Yuliia Neskuba are administrators in Construction Zone (Kids ministry). They both are lawyers and were born in Cherkassy region, Ukraine. They have a passion to tell people about Jesus.

Oleksandr & Anna moroz

For many years Anna and Oleksandr both were serving God in different areas of Ukraine and at different roles and ministries. We are honored and happy to be able to serve God and His people in multicultural environment of ICA family.

Brian & Olena Welch

Brian and Olena Welch have been attending ICA since 2005 and joined the ICA Elder Board in 2017. They are raising three girls - Veronika, Erika, and Laura. Brian and Olena both serve full-time with the International Fellowship of Evangelical Students (IFES), a university campus ministry. They also facilitate UniMini at ICA, the church’s college ministry. 

Arthur & Katie sokolovskyi

We are a Ukrainian-American missionary couple working with a missions organization here in Kyiv called YWAM. Our focus is on building a culture of worship and intersession through prayer rooms in Ukraine.