Andy Wilson has been serving as pastor at La Crescenta Presbyterian Church since September 1999. Prior to his current appointment, he served as youth pastor at Village Presbyterian Church in Prairie Village, Kansas for seven years and at Fairmont Presbyterian Church of Cleveland Heights, Ohio for seven years. He and his family also served as short term mission workers in the Dominican Republic. A native of southern California, Andy studied philosophy at Pomona College and later received a Master of Divinity degree from Yale Divinity School in New Haven, Connecticut. Andy’s wife Mary, a former television producer, is very active in the church and leads a weekly Bible study and the mid-week children’s ministry called SPARKS. They have two young adult daughters. In his spare time Andy enjoys backpacking, mountaineering, travel, photography, music and a good book.