Scott is the Chief Operating Officer of Emerald Advisers, LLC. and is responsible for day-to-day management of the company’s operations. He also serves as Chief Administrative Officer of Emerald Direct Lending Advisers LLC and as a board member of the Emerald Foundation. Scott co-founded Emerald Advisers in 1991 and served as its Senior Vice President and Treasurer until 2002. He also co-founded and served as President and Trustee of the Emerald Mutual Funds from 1992 – 2002. He returned to Emerald in 2012 to help manage its continuing growth after serving as executive director of Berks Connections / Pretrial Services from 2002 – 2012. Scott has served as chairman of a number of community-based organizations, including the Berks County Conservancy, the Berks Coalition to End Homelessness, the (Reading, PA) Mayor’s Youth Violence Coalition and the Steering Committee of the Berks County Criminal Justice Advisory Board. He is a member of the board of directors of the United Way of Berks County and chairs its Community Impact Cabinet.