|Scott Ailes, Senior Pastor|
Scott is a 1986 graduate of Western Boone High School and also attended Indiana State University. He graduated with honors in 2004 from Ashland Theological Seminary in Ohio where he earned a Master of Divinity degree. Scott has served as Senior Pastor of Crossroads Community Church in Bradenton, FL, as well as serving with churches in Nappanee and Goshen, IN. In April 2014, he received his ordination from the National Association of Christian Ministers. Scott is also very active in the community serving as the Senior Law Enforcement Chaplain for the Boone County Sheriff's Office and on-call Chaplain for Witham Health Services as well as being a local advocate for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Scott and his wife, Michelle, have 7 children, 2 granddaughters and 3 grandsons. "I am extremely happy to be back in the community where I grew up", says Ailes. "The future for this church and this community are very bright and I am blessed to be a part of it!"