Scott was raised on a farm south of Hector, MN. After graduation from Hector High School, he attended the University of Minnesota and received a BS degree in Animal Science. For the past 31 years he has been a poultry production specialist for Land O Lakes, Inc.
Scott has been on the Brown County Republican Board of Directors since 2006, and has been the Finance Chair for most of that time. He has been very active with events such as Brown County Fair booth, Farmfest, Funraisers, and attending the 1st Congressional District and State conventions. He was chosen Brown County Republican of the Year in 2016.
Scott’s hobbies include hunting, fishing, and many outdoor activities. He has been an assistant scoutmaster with Troop 25 in New Ulm since 1994.