Scott first joined GMRI as Education Platforms Specialist in Spring 2014. In his role, Scott helps develop and implement the content and overall experience LabVenture! students have in the Cohen Center. Additionally, he contributes his talents to PowerHouse. Scott works at the nexus of research science and education. His passion for teaching people about the natural world, especially through visual design, makes him an asset to his team.
Before joining GMRI, Scott consulted with Sea Grant Oregon on the design of an interactive kiosk at the Hatfield Marine Science Center. Additionally, he worked as an Experience Designer at Waggener Edstrom, producing videos, creating motion graphics, and integrating video in web applications for a variety of clients, including Microsoft. Scott also has professional experience as a musician and photographer.
Scott received his undergraduate degree from Bates College in 1999, graduating with a BS in Biology and a Music Minor. From there, he obtained his MS in Marine Resource Management from Oregon State University. He also holds a certificate in multimedia production from Portland State University, and is an alumnus of the Sea Education Association, Class 153.