Term Expires: December 2020
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.
Scott was elected to the Napa City Council in 2012, and 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 and Napa County Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO).
He was recently appointed to the Napa Valley Opera House Board of Trustees, is the President of the Napa Valley Historical Society, and has dedicated over three decades as a docent at Bale Grist Mill State Historical Site, four years on the local Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission, and served nine years as a board member with the Napa Valley Unified School District.
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.