Originally from Galesville, Wisconsin, Scott played for the golf team at Winona State University in Minnesota. Scott has played competitively for over 20 years as a PGA Professional in the Minnesota Section. Scott attended the 1991 PGA Teaching & Coaching Summit and continues to improve his teaching techniques donating his time to community education in golf. Scott is the Head Professional at Willow Creek Golf Club in Rochester.
He lives in Stewartville with his wife Bonnie and daughter Marie.