Born and raised in Oswayo Valley, Scott understands the unique characteristics of North Central Pennsylvania. From the challenging weather to the fragile economic bases, Scott knows about and is committed to living in and serving the people of this region. He is respected in his region.
He is well known for his down-to-earth approach in explaining the sometimes complicated world of finance and investing. He is easily accessible and sincere in his caring for each client’s individual needs. Scott’s main goal is to find the most proper investment vehicle for each of his clients’ unique situations. He helps his clients focus on and improve their personal finances.
Scott has more than 40 years of experience in public relations and business. He has been active in the financial market since the early 1980s. Scott has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management from Houghton College. He has an associate’s degree from DeVry Institute of Technology. He graduated from Oswayo Valley High School in Shinglehouse, Pennsylvania.
Scott is licensed for life and health insurance and fixed annuities. As a Registered Representative of GWN Securities, Inc., an independent registered broker-dealer, he can offer mutual funds and variable annuities.
Scott lives in Smethport with wife, Sally, a school counselor at Smethport Elementary, and his daughter. His interests include fishing, hiking, skiing, canoeing and hunting for native ginseng. He volunteers at his local church and co-facilitates a yearly course in debt reduction and finances.