About Scott

Lead Pastor

What do you do in your job at NewCov?

I serve as the Lead Pastor, which means I get to preach, cast vision and build teams.

The five most influential books you’ve ever read?

The Bible
The Pursuit of Excellence
The Kingdom of God
5 Dysfunctions of a Team
Attitude is Everything

Your most guilty pleasure?


What is the most beautiful thing you’ve ever seen?

The opening of the Haitian feeding center with 300 kids praying and thanking God for their meal.

What is the first question you will ask God when you get to heaven?

 Does Adam have a belly button?

How Long have you been at NewCov?

Since 1987.

Names of your spouse, children, grandchildren?

I’m married to Katie, and we have three kids: Tyler, Ryan, and Kyndel.

How do you spend your leisure time?

With family, fishing, and watching Kyndel play soccer.

Where did you grow up?

Rochester, Minnesota

Most fulfilling part of your role at NewCov?

Shepherding, leading, and witnessing transformation.

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