Scott was born and grew up in Marshall Michigan graduating from Harper Creek High School. He attended Ferris State College (now University) and graduated with a degree in Computer Science. He worked for a short time in Sturgis Michigan for Kirsch Company before being hired at Kalamazoo RESA. He worked for KRESA for 30 years before retiring in December of 2018. While working at KRESA He was able to assist in the design of the EPG system. Scott was able to see the need for an emergency preparedness system to protect individuals in the event of an emergency. He was then able to join the staff of EPG where he will now work with schools, colleges, businesses and hospitals to help provide a solution to the growing needs of protecting people in all walks of life.