Contact Us:

4100 Nakoma Rd.

Madison, WI 53711

Phone: 608-238-3121

Fax: 608-441-7798



Rev. Scott Anderson, Pastor

Scott began his ministry as Pastor of Westminster Church in March, 2017 after serving for 13 years as the Executive Director of the Wisconsin Council of Churches.  He is passionate about being a Presbyterian, loves to lead worship and work in partnership with the congregation in serving the Nakoma neighborhood and the city of Madison.  Scott is passionate about equipping the followers of Jesus for ministry in all aspects of their lives and in building relationships among people who are different.  He received his ministerial training (M.Div.) at Princeton Theological Seminary and also has a graduate degree in Public Policy and Administration.


Joe Chrisman, Minister of Music

Joe Chrisman served as Westminster’s Organist and Director of Music from 1997 through 2006. In recognition of his leadership in worship, Westminster’s Session appointed Joe as “Minister of Music” in 2006. Joe prepares and conducts the Westminster Chancel Choir in weekly worship services, special concerts, and collaborative worship experiences with other congregations. An active performer in the local music community, Joe has served on the board of the Madison Association of Church Musicians and has frequently led community hymn sings at Overture Hall in downtown Madison. 


IMG_0568Katie Bencze, Church Administrator

Katie and her husband moved to Madison in 2011 and have loved every moment of raising their two girls here (Faye and Grace). Previously, Katie was the Executive Director at the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) in Las Vegas, but for the past three years she has enjoyed teaching online at Indiana University (her alma mater). In her free time she likes volunteering at  her daughters’ schools. Katie grew up in the Presbyterian Church and is happy to be supporting Westminster Presbyterian.