Scott was raised in Napa, graduating from Napa High School in 1970. He completed a four year apprenticeship in carpentry, spending 13 years working as a union carpenter. His next opportunity and challenge was working for the Napa Fire Department. Starting as a Reserve Firefighter and working 32 years with the department. He retired as a Truck Captain in 2011.
He was elected to the City Council in 2012, currently chairs the Board of the Napa-Vallejo Waste Management Authority, was past vice-chair of the Napa County Transportation and Planning Area and also represents the City on the Watershed Information Center & Conservancy of Napa County
Scott’s community involvement includes 30 years as a docent at Bale Grist Mill State Historical Site, four years on Napa’s Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission and serving nine years as a board member with the Napa Valley Unified School District.
He currently serves on the boards of the Napa County Historical Society and the Foundation for Napa Recreation. Scott is a member of the Native Sons of the Golden West, Napa Elks Lodge, Napa County Landmarks, Land Trust of Napa County and the Sierra Club.
Scott and his wife Linda have two grown children, two grandchildren and feel fortunate in having their entire family working and living in Napa.
Term expires: December 2020