Scott provides the executive vision for one of the nation’s top accounting associations. He leads a team of 40+ professionals who create and deliver innovative advocacy, education and business solutions for 85,000 CPAs and accounting professionals working in businesses of every size and sector across Ohio.
Influencing the national policy agenda for the accounting profession is a top priority for Scott, who represents The Ohio Society of CPAs and the national association community on Capitol Hill. He does this through his active participation with the CPA Society State Executives Association and as Immediate Past Chair of the Board of The American Society of Association Executives.
Mindful of changing demographics in America, Scott is making a diverse and inclusive CPA talent pool a top priority in Ohio. He serves on The American Institute of CPAs National Commission on Diversity and Inclusion, and has increased funding for diversity recruitment initiatives through The Ohio CPA Foundation where he also is president. The foundation funds programs that grow a strong and vital CPA talent pool in Ohio.
He holds a B.A. in Communications from the State University of New York at Oswego. He resides in Powell, Ohio with his wife, Lynda, and their children, Caroline and Chase.