December 22, 2017
Scott grew up in Cape Coral Florida where he graduated from Mariner High School. Scott then joined the Marine Corps and spent the following 11 years conducting operations. He deployed twice twice with the 13th MEU and once with the 15th MEU. Scott was part of 1st Battalion 4th Marines, Task Force West that became Operation Iraqi Freedom in March of 2003. His Battalion executed combat operations in Nasiriyah, Al Kut, Bagdad, Najaf, Al Qaim, and Fallujah. Scott was a certified Range Safety Officer while in the Marine Corps, Training NCO, Infantry Squad Leader, and Platoon Sergeant. He was medically retired from the Marine Corps in August 2009.
After retiring, Scott enrolled at Edison State College in 2010 and graduated with an Associates Degree in 2012. Scott then attended the American Gunsmithing Institute where he earned many certificates. Most notably he is a Certified Glocksmith, Certified 1911 Pistolsmith, Certified AR-15 & M-4 Riflesmith, Certified Firearms Appraiser, and Certified Cowboy Action. Scott is an NRA Certified Refuse to be a Victim Instructor and Range Safety Officer.
Scott joined Shoot Center in May of 2017 as a Sales associate and has recently become Shoot Center’s Range Director. Scott’s duties include managing range maintenance procedures, static shooting events, and executing special range events at Shoot Center to include monthly manufacturer demonstration days. Scott hopes to one day integrate additional shooting events at Shoot Center.
“Scott’s goal is to help bring firearms safety and fun to families in the community and to educate those who want a better understanding of firearms.”