Board Members

Dave & Ruscell Pavlin

Chairman of the Board and CEO

Dave Pavlin is the co-founder and former owner of Therapy Support, Inc., a specialty medical equipment company that serves patients and partners throughout the Midwest.

Burl & Theresa Evans


Burl Evans is a business and technology executive specializing in project management and content creation for IT professionals.

Team Members

Scott Wead

Vice President – National Grant Center

Scott Wead is a pastor, church planter, and author with a heart for building bridges into the community through compassion outreach. He served as a lead pastor at Lifehouse Worship Center in Orange County CA for 13 years. In 2018 joined the CityServe team and began serving as a missionary evangelist helping to activate hundreds of congregations into loving their neighbors with ONE=TWO. In 2020 Scott helped to launch the Neighborhoods to Nations National Grant Center that has helped to resource local churches to serve their communities with over $170,000,000 in winnings since inception.

Andrew Heath


Andrew has worked as a Staff Accountant/bookkeeper for various for profit and nonprofit organizations, most recently at a non-profit in WA state that works primarily with mental health, homelessness and foster care. He and his wife currently care for foster kids in their home. Andrew received a BA in Business Management from Northwest University.

Sergei Shkurkin

Lead Consultant

Sergei Shkurkin brings over 30 years of grant writing and grant administrative experience to the Neighborhood to Nations Grant Center. Sergei’s work has focused on assisting faith based organizations secure federal and state grant resources to support the implementation of their mission. Sergei also extensive experience working for local government in both securing funding as well as administering the funding once secured.

Marilyn Arledge

Fiscal Expert

Marilyn Arledge is a grant technical support policy writer with a background writing church grant applications and developing OMB 200 compliant fiscal policies, personnel handbooks, and other needed documents to support faith-based grantees.