Coordinator of Youth Ministry
Scott Lawson is a cradle Catholic and bonafide Texan. Scott grew up in Corpus Christi, Texas. He has worked in youth ministry as a full-time vocation since 1990. He began as a coordinator of youth ministry (CYM) at St. Pius X Catholic Parish in Corpus Christi. Later, he took a position as the associate director of the office of youth and young adult ministry for the diocese of Corpus Christi, where his offices were located in Laredo, Texas. After a 3-year stint in Laredo, Scott worked in a small rural parish in Kingsville, Texas called St. Gertrude. He joined the staff of St. Joseph as a full-time CYM in September of 2001.
Scott is married to his wonderful wife Nelda and they have co-created three awesome kids: Christina (22), Alexis (21), and Matthew (14). They also welcomed their new grandson Austin in May of 2010. Scott's hobbies include photography, sports, electronics, walking, traveling, and spending time with his family.