Scott has worked in NSW Public Schools as a classroom teacher and in leadership positions, including Executive Teacher, Assistant Principal, Deputy Principal, Principal and Director Public Schools. All of Scott’s 26 years in NSW Public Education have been spent working in schools across South Western Sydney. Previously as the Principal of Cabramatta Public School, a school that has 95% of its students from Non English speaking backgrounds, Scott was able to work with his highly skilled staff and school community to ensure that the NSW educational reforms had maximum impact for students. Scott was the 2015 Public Education Foundation and Teachers’ Mutual Bank recipient of the Harvard Club of Australia Principal Scholarship. This enabled him to travel and study at The Harvard Graduate School of Education. With global connections, Scott has seen first hand how education has the power to transform lives. Now as a Director Public Schools for the Fairfield Network he works with 34 schools across the most culturally diverse network in Australia. He firmly believes that his role as a Director Public Schools is an extremely privileged position.