Pastor Scott has been serving the North Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church since June of 2004.Prior to serving in ministry he had a successful career in the hospitality industry serving as a Chef for hotel and resort properties such as Vail/ Beaver Creek Ski Resort, Hyatt Hotels, and the Hotel Intercontinental in Houston. Pastor Scott continued in his career with Sysco Foods as a Marketing Associate for Lankford Sysco and Sysco Food Service of Hampton Road’s.
Pastor Scott holds an A.A. from El Centro College, Dallas Texas in Food Service Operations along with credentials from The American Culinary Federation. A B.S. in Hospitality Management from East Carolina University, and a Masters in Divinity from Duke Divinity School, Duke University. In 2010 Pastor Scott was recognized by the Dean of the Divinity school as the co-recipient of the Student Pastor of the Year Award.
Pastor Scott is a commissioned member of The North Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church.He is a Resident in Ordained Ministry working toward completion of Elder’s Orders.
Pastor Scott is married to LeeAnn Finicum, who is a native of Wilson North Carolina and a graduate of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. The Finicum’ have two children Isaac and Emmanuel(Manny). The Finicum’s are excited to be in Fayetteville and look forward to meeting you.