Scott graduated from Upper Arlington High School in 1969 before attending The Ohio State University, where he was President of his Sigma Alpha Epsilon Pledge Class. He served in the United States Air Force Air National Guard and was a crew Chief on a Weapons load crew for A7D Fighter Bombers. Scott became licensed to sell real estate in the state of Ohio in 1972 and subsequently received his broker's license in 1990. He assumed management of his family's real estate business, Street Realty Company, in 1998, and continues in that role today. The company became affiliated with Sotheby's International Realty in 2006 and ultimately became Street Sotheby's International Realty. Scott worked in the Beverage Industry for 20 years as Vice President and General Manager for a local Beverage Distributor before taking on his leadership role with Street Realty Company. Scott has previously served as President of the Northwest Area Realtors Association and also served on the MLS Committee for three years. He is also past Commodore of the Gravel Bar Yacht Club, Past Commander of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary, and a past member of the United States Power Squadron. He served as a trustee for the Bar Harbor Property Owners Association and is currently on the Board of The Boat Club of Marco Property Owners' Association.Scott is and his wife Cyndy have two daughters, Sally Wolfe and Kiki Kullman, who are also part of Street Sotheby's International Realty. They also have five grandchildren including two sets of twins.