Scott has a degree in Communications from Winthrop University. His work includes 10 years of experience in television at South Carolina Educational Television and two years as weather talent at WSAV-TV. He worked for 15 years in professional radio at stations WYKZ, WCHY, and WJCL, as well as running a personal production business. His work experience also includes eight years in professional staging for trade shows and conventions for the Hyatt Hotel Chain.
He is currently employed by Beaufort County to engineer and manage Beaufort County Broadcast Services, "The County Channel."