Scott has owned and run advertising, marketing, PR, and video production shops. He has led mergers and sales of for-profit and nonprofit corporations, run and sold a family-owned bank, produced a national PBS documentary, was President of a Carnegie Mellon University spin-out technology company, ran a $1.3 billion trust and investment management company, and spent close to a decade with Robert Morris University developing strategic plans, doing governance interventions, and performing financial analyses for nonprofit organizations of all types and sizes.
As a Principal of TobinLeff, Scott focuses on sell-side and buy-side transactions, as well as strategic and exit planning initiatives.
Scott holds a BA in English and Creative Writing from Haverford College, and a Masters in Business and Technology from Carnegie Mellon University. In addition, he has completed formal university training as an Executive Coach.
Scott has served on several bank boards of directors, as well as more than 20 nonprofit boards. And just to keep things interesting, last year he started doing stand-up comedy.