Scott Messick grew up in Nashville, TN area, and graduated from Dickson County High School in 1982. Upon graduation from high school, he entered the U. S. Navy as a Corpsmen and was stationed with the Marine Corps at Camp Lejeune, NC. Scott was honorably discharged from the Navy in 1985 and studied at Kent State University in Ohio. He entered the corporate world in the Fragrance industry as the Candle and applications Director, for a major flavor and fragrance international corporation. He worked for 30 years as an expert in this field. He is a member of the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 41 in Franklin, TN.
Scott currently serves on the Executive Committee as Civics Committee Chairman. He has 4 grown children and soon to be 10 grandchildren. He retired in 2001 and loves being back home in Tennessee.