Betsy Keith Schwarzentraub

Profile Updated: September 14, 2017
Betsy Keith
Residing In Garden Valley, CA USA
Spouse/Partner Ken
Occupation author, writer, United Methodist minister (retired)
Children Jana Schwarzentraub Brooks, born 1964
Eric Bryan Schwarzentraub, born 1967
Matt Baik Schwarzentraub, More…born 1969
All three stepchildren
Yes! Attending Reunion

Betsy graduated from the University of Redlands (cum laude), including a year-plus in France, then received a Bachelor of Divinity from the Pacific School of Religion, and started pastoring churches in the California-Nevada Conference of The United Methodist Church. Along the way she earned a Doctor of Ministry from the San Francisco Theological School (San Anselmo, CA).

She is the author of "Afire With God: Becoming Spirited Stewards," "Stewardship: Nurturing Generous Living," and has contributed to twelve other books. She's currently working on her third book, "Growing a Generous Soul." After years as a pastor plus other ministries, she became Director of Stewardship for the CA-NV UM Foundation and Conference. Before retiring in 2011 was Director of Stewardship for her denomination. Check out

School Story

I have many great memories of the years at Los Altos High, including a love of English and enjoyment of teachers and classmates in the Honors English class each year; art classes and after-school time in the art room and library; and teachers Ms. Pelton, Ms. Gressang, and Mr. Helton.

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Jun 21, 2017 at 5:16 PM

Would love to visit with you at reunion. I'd walk down your street every am to school.

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