For over twenty five years, Scott has been helping CEOs and executive teams achieve extraordinary results. His work centers on transformational leadership, high performance team development, employee engagement and creating cultures that awaken and harness the brilliance of everyone in an organization.
Scott co-designed and co-led NASA’s award-winning leadership and culture change program, Leadership Alchemy. Leadership Alchemy was recently ranked #7 best in Warren Bennis’ Leadership Excellence Magazine annual survey of the best in Leadership Development for the US Military / Federal Government sectors.
Scott a member of the Board of Directors of the Transformational Leadership Council (TLC) and the Founder and Executive Director of the Association for Transformational Leadership SoCal (ATL).
A third generation Californian, Scott received his BA in Business Administration from Cal Lutheran University, and MBA from Pepperdine University. His continuing education includes extensive study with Dr. Fernando Flores, Julio Olalla, and Dr. Richard Strozzi Heckler. He was certified as a coach by the Newfield Network in 1992, and as a Master Somatic Coach by the Strozzi Institute in 2002. Scott has been an adjunct professor at George Mason University, Virginia where he co-led a graduate-level course entitled Coaching and Organizational Learning, and has been a Mentor Coach and Program Facilitator for the Newfield Network’s coaching certification and graduate programs.
Personal experiences enrich Scott’s teaching, consulting and coaching. Scott got his first taste of high-performance teamwork and leadership as a navigator in the U.S. Navy’s Assault Craft Unit One, performing “insertions” and “extractions” on missions with the US Navy’s S.E.A.L. Teams. In 1996 Scott set the record for the flying 200-meter time trial set at the National Sports Center Velodrome and competed at the World Championships. Scott has raised over $250,000 for non-profit causes using a film he made about his adventure following the entire Tour de France from start to finish.