Scot, an Erie native, graduated from Strong Vincent High School and went on to obtain an Associate and Bachelor degree in Human Resource and Management. He is a former Community School Coordinator at Edison Elementary and Blended Case Manager with the Achievement Center. Scot is also a retired Paramedic in the City of Erie and has held many leadership roles for local nonprofits. He has a passion to serve the underrepresented and undeserved community to help remove barriers for educational success. Scot is also a successful business owner that occupies most of his free time when not working with the Erie community.