Scott was raised in Montgomery, Alabama and graduated from LAMP high school. After graduating from Auburn University with a degree in Biomedical Sciences, Scott and his wife, Catherine, moved to Asia for 4 years doing mission work. While overseas, Scott got his MBA from Auburn University. Since moving back to the United States, Scott has been working in Property and Land management. Scott and Catherine have 4 children, Noah, Adelaide, Pax, and Boone.