Dr. Lawrence Scott

Dr. Scott

Dr. Lawrence Scott currently serves as an Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership at Texas A&M University-San Antonio. Being Awarded San Antonio Business Journal's 40 Under 40 in 2018 (Man of the Year), was indicative to Dr. Scott's insatiable passion to make an indelible impact in the lives of others through education. He has dedicated his life to changing success trajectories for students at all age levels and demographic backgrounds.

Prior to teaching in higher education, Dr. Scott served over 16 years in the K-12 sector as a secondary teacher, coach, guidance counselor, district-level curriculum specialist, and administrator in San Antonio ISD, a district in which he is an alumnus.

He is also the Executive Director of the Community for Life Foundation, which has given over half a million dollars in scholarships to eligible college students nationally. Due to his passion to create and sustain equitable educational opportunities for all students, Dr. Scott began S.E.N.D. Consulting, which specializes in training educators, counselors, administrators, parents, community leaders and stakeholders on “best practices” to reach at-risk students. He has given trainings for many universities, school districts, churches and even organizations such as Teach for America, SA Youth, Catholic Charities, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). He has also served on the Affirmative Action Advisory Committee for the City of San Antonio.

He received his Bachelor’s Degree from St. Mary’s University in Political Science, History, and Education. He has a Master’s degree in Educational Psychology and Counseling from the University of Texas in San Antonio, and a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership from the University of the Incarnate Word. His research interest includes non-cognitive factors influencing academic success of underrepresented populations, leadership development, and teacher efficacy and retention. He lives in San Antonio, Texas with his wife Chiara, and his young children, Gabriella and Christian. 

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Dr. Lawrence Scott
One Universtiy Way
San Antonio, TX 78224
Office: Madla 322
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