Mr Scott is a 78 year old retired carpenter. He has been married to his second wife Veronica, 75, for 20 years. Together, they have 6 children (3 each from previous marriages), 17 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Two years ago they moved to St Ives Centro Retirement Village in Jolimont. This allowed them to stay within their familiar neighbourhood, whilst also enjoying all the benefits of retirement living lifestyle, such as sporting and social facilities.
Both of their previous partners passed away from cancer and as such, they are avid fundraisers for the Cancer Council WA, regular participants in cancer support groups and volunteers at the Hollywood Hospital.
Mr Scott enjoy bowls, tennis, golf and swimming. He and his wife are also movie-goers and their great passion is singing. in addition to the local church choir, they also sing regularly in concerts at the village.
Mr Scott has a family history of type 2 diabetes mellitus, hypertension and stroke.