Scott Welch enjoyed a fast-paced career as a youth pastor for over 20 years before he founded FreshStart Church in Tampa Florida where he has been the lead pastor since 1999. Scott has spoken nationally and internationally and published several articles on adolescent issues. He currently teaches marriage and family counseling and adolescent counseling courses at Trinity College. Scott is a national trainer for the Prepare/Enrich, the world’s leading pre-marital and marital inventory. Scott is a licensed mental health counselor in the state of Florida with over 25 years of counseling experience. He is also a certified family mediator with the Supreme Court of Florida and a qualified parent coordinator.