Scott is a strong advocate for entrepreneurial ecosystems and designs all programs and activity with the entrepreneur first mentality. He oversees all of MassChallenge’s activity in North America including new program development and geographic expansion. In addition to overseeing the Boston accelerator, Scott has launched MADE@ and PULSE@, two exciting initiatives focusing on rapid prototyping and digital health, respectively. Scott has served as a key member of the MassChallenge team since its early days in 2010. Previously, he held the position of Senior Director of Partnerships at MassChallenge and helped secure over $14M in commitments. In addition, Scott has worked closely with MassChallenge founders to cultivatee a vast network of supporters who evangelize our organization and most importantly the startups it supports. Scott has spoken at South by Southwest, the Chief Innovation Officer Summit, has a seat on the board of directors at the University of Vermont and countless other organizations dedicated to entrepreneurial impact and learning. Scott has a BS in Entrepreneurship from the University of Vermont.