Scott grew up in Arvada Colorado. He graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a Bachelors Degree in Physics. He taught Physics at the high school and university levels as a teacher and laboratory coordinator for 14 years. He graduated from the CHA/PA Program at the University of Colorado Medical School Anschutz Campus in 2018. Before joining RMPGI, he worked in a busy Family Practice & quickly realizing his true calling was in pediatrics. In addition, Scott completed multiple rotations in pediatric clinics including RMPGI and Children’s Hospital Infectious Disease where he was the first male to receive the Barbara Quarantillo Scholarship Award.