Pastor – Rev. Scott Benolkin
The Rev. Scott K. Benolkin is the pastor of the Valley Lutheran Church, Rockford, Illinois. He is a graduate of Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Syracuse University, and the University of Minnesota. Before hearing God’s call to the ministry of Word and Sacrament he worked as an economist for the EPA and the Federal Reserve. He enjoys computer programming, disc golf, and traveling with his wife Monica and five-year-old daughter Claire.
Photo by Ryan Sherman