Scott Leggett

Executive Pastor

Brief description of what you do at SCBC:
My role as the Executive Pastor at Santa Cruz Bible allows me utilize my experiences as a leader, pastor and Christ-follower to help our staff, church and leaders maximize our impact in our community and world.

What was your first car?
My first car was a little Honda CRX. Later in life this became interesting when I married a upright bass player and had to haul her bass around town.

Where’s your favorite spot in Santa Cruz county?
Nothing beats sitting on a bench on West Clift and taking in the amazing views.

Favorite place to eat in Santa Cruz?
Jack O’Neill Lounge

What are your top 3 favorite movies?
I love action movies and would have to say The Godfather, Untouchables and any of the Bourne movies are top of the list.

What’s your hidden talent or a fun fact about you?
I was in the movie Cabin Boy with Chris Elliot. Go rent it and help support the Leggett family!

What was your first paying job?
Paper boy

Favorite food?
Barbecued ribs

Favorite quote?
“If Jesus rose from the dead, then you have to accept all that he said; if he didn’t rise from the dead, then why worry about any of what he said? The issue on which everything hangs is not whether or not you like his teaching but whether or not he rose from the dead.” – Tim Keller

Hometown?
San Diego, CA

Favorite book?
In the Name of Jesus – Henri Nouwen