Scott joined Schwan's Company in December 2008 as executive vice president and chief human resources officer and leads the privately held food company's human resources, corporate communications and public relations functions. Prior to Schwan, he held human resources leadership roles with some of the leading consumer brands companies in the United States, including Pillsbury and Select Comfort.
An active member of the Minnesota business and non-profit communities, Scott currently serves as co-chair of Minnesota's Itasca Workforce Alignment Initiative to address the skills gap in the state. Additionally, Scott serves on the board of directors for the Greater Twin Cities YMCA, Minnesota Wild Foundation and the USA Advisory Board for Enactus (formerly Students in Free Enterprise).
He earned his bachelor's degree in liberal arts from Marquette University of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and a master's degree in industrial relations from the University of Minnesota.