Before joining 100 Resilient Cities, Scott was the Director of the Global Health Program at the Eurasia Group, a political risk consultancy in New York. In that position he worked with government and private sector clients interested in global health policy, emergency resilience, pandemic preparedness, and health infrastructure analysis.
Prior to this, Scott was a research associate in the global health program at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), where he focused on the intersection of emerging infectious diseases and national security. Scott is also co-founder of Restore Rockaway, a non-profit organization that provides grants to small businesses on the Rockaway Peninsula that were damaged during Hurricane Sandy. His international experience includes projects in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Nigeria, South Africa, Botswana, and El Salvador.
Scott earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Amherst College and holds Master of Public Health and Master of International Relations degrees, both from Yale University.