Meet Our Pastors

Pastor Scott Seidler

Pastor Scott Seidler currently serves as Shepherd’s fourth senior pastor. He received his Doctor of Ministry in preaching from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield, IL, and has taught in adjunct roles at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. Beyond congregation and classroom, Scott has served on the boards of Lutheran Senior Services and the Lutheran Foundation of St. Louis.

Scott is married to Renee and they have three children:  Abby (21), Lauren (18), and Connor (12).  Gardening, golf and spending time with friends on their back patio is the way they unwind.  Renee works with FiveTwo Network, a consulting ministry for Christian entrepreneurs.  Their Labradoodle, Toby, rounds out the Seidler family.
Traditional Worship

Pastor Alan Rosnau

Pastor Alan Rosnau’s ministry is centered on pastoral care and counseling. He previously served as pastor at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Tuscaloosa, Alabama (1989 – 1994) and served two congregations simultaneously in Northwest Florida from 1985 – 1989. He received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Theology and Biblical Languages from Christ College Irvine and a Master of Divinity from Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri.
Alan and his wife Linda met in college and were married in 1981. They have two grown children: son Ian and daughter Anastasia. She is currently is serving as an educational missionary in Tisovec, Slovakia. The Rosnau’s love baseball and enjoy hiking, exploring new places, and spending time with family and friends.


Shepherd of the Desert – Shea Campus

9590 E. Shea Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85260