I’m Scott. I’m still building this page so bear with me.

Table of Contents

  1. Timeline
  2. Philosophy
  3. Library
  4. Education
  5. Early Professional Pursuits
  6. Favorite Quotes
  7. Curated Youtube Playlist

Timeline

  • 1993: born in Florida
  • 1996-2000: Swimming, early homeschooling, and learning how to make the most of being the youngest.
  • 2001-2004: Family purchased the iconic iMac in Bondi Blue.
  • 2005: Watched brother build desktop pc. Aroused curiosity in linux, bios, and command line.
  • 2008: Took first statistics course via dual-enrollment at local community college.
  • 2011: Highschool graduation + AA degree. Move to Tallahassee. First year at FSU pursuing Statistics.
  • 2013: First interest in bitcoin.
  • 2014: First exposure to R and python for analytics. Renewed interest in linux.
  • 2015: Graduation from FSU. Move to Jacksonville. Took a middle office job at Deutsche Bank.
  • 2017: Took an analytics position at Advanced Recovery Systems.
  • 2018: Took a fintech analytics position at Finexio.

Philosophy

Coming soon.

Library

It’s been said: “If you want to know a man, look at his library.”

  • Zero to One by Peter Thiel
  • 12 Rules for Life by Jordan Peterson
  • 48 Laws of Power by Robert Green
  • A Man for All Seasons by Robert Bolt
  • Boundaries by Cloud & Townsend
  • Economics in One Lesson by Henry Hazlitt
  • Games People Play by Eric Berne M.D.
  • Guide to Contentment by Fulton Sheen
  • How Stuff Works by David Macaulay
  • I, Pencil by Leonard E. Read
  • Irresistible by Adam Alter
  • Lost in the Cosmos by Walker Percy
  • No Man is an Island by Thomas Merton
  • Outliers by Adam Grant
  • Politics & Poetics by Aristotle
  • Principles by Ray Dalio
  • Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
  • The Design of Everyday Things by Donald Norman
  • The Gulag Archipelago by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
  • Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Khanemann
  • Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintanence by Pirsig

Education

  • AA Degree in Business from Pensacola State College
  • BS Degree in Psychology from Florida State University
  • Certificate in Data Analytics and SAS Programming from SAS foundation
  • Certificate in Salesforce Administration
  • Datacamp
    • Data Analyst with Python
    • Data Scientist with Python
    • Quantitative Analyst with R

Early Professional Pursuits

  • PostgreSQL DirectQuery Custom Connector for PowerBi

Favorite Quotes

  • “Of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these: It might have been.” - John Greenleaf Whittier

Curated Youtube Playlist

Where Elon Musk describes the advent of the internet as a new nervous system for the human, my small curation of a part of that nervous system is available here:

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL91qO-w6k0O11ZH2fnP0scBLGkCzlzrPD

I’ve found these particular video resources to be absolutely instrumental in my own self development as well as any measure of success that I might use to describe my life so far.