Pastor Ed Choi is the lead pastor of Mars Hill Rainier Valley. Before coming to Mars Hill church for the Lead Pastor Residency program in the fall of 2013, he served for 12 years as a chaplain in the United States Army. Prior to joining the Army, he served in several churches throughout California as a youth, college, and young adult pastor.
Together with his wife, Kathryn, he has two sons and two daughters. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family, taking walks with his wife, watching college football, and riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle on sunny days.