Scott grew up in Los Angeles and graduated from West Valley Christian High School. He is a graduate of University of Southern California with a degree in Public Administration. He has worked for the U.S. House of Representatives, the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors, as well as the California Space Authority.
The Lord called Scott into Christian education and he became the history teacher at Bradshaw Christian School. There he served as a teacher, Vice Principal, and High School Principal. Scott has taught 7th through 12th grade history including Advanced Placement United States History, and Government and Politics.
Scott is married to Brynne Young (formerly Cowing), a FLCS alumni, and has two sons, Caleb (5th grade) and Reagan (1st grade).