Board Role: Chairman
CIO at the Illinois Housing Development Authority
Scot is the CIO at the Illinois Housing Development Authority. He has thirty years of professional experience in the technology sector in organizations ranging from Fortune 500 multi-nationals to smaller high-growth corporations. Scot has founded and led multiple domestic and international organizations, and he has held executive-level roles in both buy and sell sides of the technology industry. He has extensive experience in for-profit education, insurance brokerage, and in turnaround leadership situations in a variety of business segments. His professional experience includes leadership roles as CIO, executive roles in global operations and application development, client services and contract negotiation, and applied business technology. Scot earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Northwestern University and earned his MBA in Finance and Entrepreneurial Private Equity at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.