Scott manages several state-specific, tax-exempt portfolios, including the California Municipal Bond and the New York Municipal Bond strategies. He also serves as portfolio manager for a number of closed-end funds.
Scott began his career in the financial industry in 2000 when he joined Nuveen Investments. Before moving to his portfolio management role in 2003, he was a senior research analyst in the tax-exempt fixed income department, specializing in the education sector.
Scott earned an undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania, an M.S.F. from the Illinois Institute of Technology Stuart School of Business, and an M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Chicago.
Firm tenure for Nuveen Asset Management investment professionals may include years of service at predecessor advisory operations.