Scott directs the digital strategy, daily operations, and staff for the college’s public web, mobile, social media, and e-mail channels. He conceptualizes and manages the development of online destinations that deliver rich experiences and compelling brand stories.
Over the years, Scott has guided digital strategy in industries from health care and real estate to music and travel, with clients ranging from Grammy Award-winning musician Steve Winwood to Chicago.com and Illinois.com. As a writer and communicator, he has written for NBA.com, RedSox.com, Guitar.com, and history journals such as TIMELINE, New York Archives Magazine, and West Virginia History. In 2008, Scott published A Colossal Hoax: The Giant from Cardiff That Fooled America (Rowman & Littlefield), which received a Starred Review from Booklist. He has been featured as an expert on the Travel Channel’s “Mysteries at the Museum” series.
Scott graduated with honors in American history from Harvard College and received an A.M. in American Civilization from Brown University.