Scott Lumsden serves as a pastor to more than 40 congregations and their pastors and elders in his role as Executive Presbyter of Seattle Presbytery. Pastor Lumsden has also served in a number of interim pastoral roles and leads the Transitional Ministry Workshops at Menucha Retreat & Conference Center in Portland, OR (and has taught similar workshops in Seattle and Princeton Theological Seminary). Scott’s ministry emphases are in the areas congregational leadership & renewal, transitions, and conflict resolution. Rev. Lumsden has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biblical Literature from Azusa Pacific University and a Master of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary. His studies were focused in the area Old & New Testament and theology. His passions in life revolve around his family, spouse Sharon, daughters Sophia (13), and Cosette (10) who all enjoy traveling, walking/hiking, reading together, and eating Scott's cookies. In Scott's spare time he's usually perfecting his cookie recipes for his "cookie dreams."