Believe it or not, Scott Mendes was born on the 4th of July (July 4, 1969) and emerged as The (real) American Cowboy, even at birth!
Scott Mendes is a leader’s leader, a cowboy’s cowboy, a pastor’s pastor, and a visionary with a mission to bring a spotlight on, partner with, and to encourage the men and women who are doing mighty good works in business, ministry and family entertainment.
He is well-known as a Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association and National Finals Rodeo World Champion Bull Rider, speaker, film and television producer, commentator, and for his work in motion picture as a stunt rider and actor in movies “City Slickers,” “American Outlaws” and “Nail 32.” Scott has made hundreds of television appearances and has reached global audiences in excess of millions of viewers.
Scott is spearheading the “American Cowboy Movement” via Western Harvest Media to bring back classic values, leadership excellence, and faith to reach the next generation of life champions and also working with legends of the past and present in rodeo, sports, entertainment, and entrepreneurship.
His greatest accomplishment is his marriage to an angel for 23 years - his wife Angel and raising their three children.
“My desire is to see all men and women come to know Jesus Christ and learn His Word,” says Scott.
Scott is dedicated to reaching the youth of America and all that love our Western heritage. He desires to share with individuals and families through the unconditional love of God and to equip people with the life skills necessary to be a productive and positive influence in their communities. He wants to leave a legacy of people focused on God’s Kingdom.
He truly believes that the American Cowboy community can once again be an international symbol of what our country truly needs – heroes with badges of Honor and Integrity.