Author: Scott

Team Leader, Nigeria — Scott is an entrepreneur and executive leader with experience in security, healthcare and finance, beginning his career as a US Army officer, and continuing through roles as a US State Department contractor, and principle owner in multiple startup companies. Scott has been engaged in work on the African continent since the early 1990’s, focused on ways to increase the impact of various development and security initiatives. He brings that wealth of experience to his work at Nuru, serving vulnerable and marginalized farming communities in northeast Nigeria. Scott graduated with a BA in History from The Citadel and an MA in Diplomacy from Norwich University. Scott and his wife Kristy reside in South Carolina, and have three children and one grandchild.
Permagarden Training in Nigeria Cultivates Hope Among Rural Farmer Families

Permagarden training, a program Nuru Nigeria offers their farmer association members to increase household nutrition in northeast Nigeria, is launching for the second…