Scott S.H. Phipps, MDiv, CLPF, NCG earned a Bachelors Degree with honors from the University of Illinois at Chicago in the College of Liberal Arts with a major in Communications/Mass Media. Following a spiritual path Scott entered McCormick Theological Seminary and graduated with a Masters of Divinity (MDiv).

He then served as a minister for six years including one year as Interim Bishop for the Northwest District USA. Upon leaving the ministry Scott embarked on a career in business management primarily with non-profit organizations, and has additional experience in banking. He has over 30 years of community service experience and community development with local, regional, and national organizations.

Scott began working as a Private Professional Fiduciary in 2002 and concurrently has earned a Certificate in Professional Fiduciary Management from California State University Fullerton. He is a National Registered Guardian (NRG) and has served on the board for the Center for Guardianship Certification (CGC) the developers of the testing criteria for NRGs. Scott is a member of the National Guardianship Association (NGA) and served as an interim board member in 2014.

Scott is a proud member of the Professional Fiduciary Association of California (PFAC) since 2004 and has served as a Chapter Representative, Northern California Regional Vice President and President , PFAC Vice President and President and now as a Past President for PFAC.

The California Professional Fiduciary Bureau recognized Scott as a California Licensed Professional Fiduciary (CLPF) in 2008 with license number 11.


National Guardianship Association

Professional Fiduciary Association of California

Center for Guardianship Certification

East Bay Trust and Estate Lawyers

Desert Bar Association

East Bay Estate Planning Council

Legal Assistance for Seniors

Member, Former Board Member

Past President (current) and previously served as: Vice President, President Northern California Region (3 years), Vice President Northern California Region, East Bay Chapter Representative.

Former Board Member

Affiliate Member

Affiliate Member


Board Member


Phisco Fiduciary has over time assembled a roster of trusted business alliances with which we partner in order to provide to our clients as much support as possible. You can contact these resources directly, or we can on your behalf, engage the following:


Christina Henrikson
Professional Geriatric Care Manager
Highly qualified, experienced, and sensitive geriatric care management.
510-427-1813 - chcaremgmt@gmail.com


Transportation & Security

Hosea Turner
Transportation and other support services for seniors, frail elderly and the developmentally disabled
510-812-6335 - hoseaj@me.com