Rev. Ben Robbins is originally from Beaver County, where he grew up in the small town of Industry. He went to Westminster College, where he received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. At Westminster, he met his wife, Rev. Sarah Robbins. The two of them went to Louisville Presbyterian Seminary in Louisville, KY. While in seminary, Ben also received an MBA from the University of Louisville.
After graduating, they returned to the Pittsburgh area, where they’ve lived for the past ten years. For three years, Rev. Robbins was the Director of Youth & Family Ministries at Linway Presbyterian Church in North Versailles. Ben is formerly the pastor of Pigeon Creek Presbyterian Church in Eighty Four, PA. He then served for four years as the pastor of Valley Presbyterian Church in Imperial PA. He serves the Presbytery as a member of the Committee for the Preparation of Ministry. He is currently the Interim Pastor at Hiland Presbyterian Church. They presently live in Edgewood with their almost two-year old son Liam and basset hound, Drew.
Ben is an avid Pittsburgh sports fan, foodie, movie watcher, and coffee drinker. He and Sarah enjoy traveling, including regular trips to the beach and to their seminary home of Louisville. They also love taking Liam to the park, the zoo, and the Children’s museum any chance they get.