Scott is a freelance writer, musician, and full-time wrench at Cadence Cycling & Multisport. He has been working in bike shops since he was 14 years old--which under Michigan labor laws, may or may not be illegal. Before joining the Cadence team in 2009, He worked in several shops in southeast Michigan, where he worked under several master mechanics. After graduating from the University of Michigan School of Music, Scott moved to Philadelphia to pursue graduate studies at Philadelphia's acclaimed Curtis Institute of Music. He soon joined the crew at Cadence and started writing Off the Rivet in 2011.