Scott currently represents southern Mecklenburg County (District 105) in the North Carolina House of Representatives. He serves as a member of several key committees including: Transportation; Public Utilities; Banking; Education (K-12); Environment; Alcohol Beverage Control (ABC); and Finance. With a deep background in the engineering and construction field, and an extensive business background, Scott brings unique experience to the North Carolina General Assembly. This experience allows him to ask the tough questions on policies or costs related to to budgeting. Scott currently serves as president of American Engineering, a regional civil engineering and survey firm, headquartered in Charlotte. In this role, he is responsible for staff management, marketing, and financial operations for the company which includes staff in offices in North Carolina and Virginia. The firm performs state and municipal infrastructure projects and private sector civil engineering design projects for clients throughout the Southeast. Prior to joining American Engineering, Scott served in a national role for a global, publicly traded firm, managing a $40 million operation and responsible for more than 400 employees. He has a bachelor’s degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Clarkson University and a Master’s in Business Administration from Marymount University. Scott is a licensed professional engineer in North Carolina, Maryland, Tennessee, Georgia, Louisiana and Virginia. He is also a LEED Accredited Professional by the US Green Building Council. Scott has two daughters – his youngest is at Ardrey Kell High School, and his oldest recently graduated from AK and is now at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill.