Scott lives in the land of Billy Graham, and takes to heart a quote of the late Reverend Billy Graham’s: “I believe the next great move of God will be through the marketplace”.
Prior to answering God’s call to be a Convene Chair, Scott was a financial advisor for over 25 years working intimately with individuals, families and small businesses on their investment management and financial planning goals.
For the last 15 of those years Scott operated as a small business owner from startup to sale. In his 25 years of being a trusted advisor he has personally witnessed and experienced times of significant personal and financial blessing, as well as times of extreme adversity and difficulties in his and the lives of those he has served. Scott believes that through these significant ups and downs, God has helped to nurture and equip him for his role as a Convene Chair.
Scott greatly values people and relationships and believes that we are stronger and better together—no person is an island—and that we grow through groups, just as Jesus modeled. Scott has sensed a long-term call to ministry but was not ready until he learned of Convene and its Christian marketplace platform, which he recognized was part of God’s plan for him.
Scott’s passion is to promote further awareness and understanding of God's truth and a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ. He seeks to play a role in this by walking alongside Christian leaders to help equip and coach them to see possibilities and unleash their potential to achieve Kingdom purposes that God has positioned them for.
In addition to being a Charter Member of Kingdom Advisers, Scott has completed courses toward a Masters in Christian Thought, Christianity and Contemporary Culture from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (now part of Trinity International University).
Over the past 30 years, Scott has stepped into leadership roles in his community by serving on Chamber and Kiwanis boards, and coaching youth sports. In his local churches he has been involved in leading singles, student's and several men's small groups and also as a deacon.
Scott transitioned to business ownership just prior to marrying his wife Shari and knows the challenges of growing a business and growing a family. Scott is blessed to be married to Sharon (Shari) and is additionally blessed to be a father to three sons, Heath, Joshua and Nathaniel. Scott and family reside in Asheville, North Carolina.
ABOUT OUR TEAM
Convene’s mission is to connect, equip, and inspire Christian CEOs and business owners to grow exceptional businesses, become higher-impact leaders and honor God. Through peer-to-peer and executive coaching insight. Growing toward increased personal and business impact. Leading to an ultimate Kingdom legacy.