Scott (or Scotty) was born and raised in Sandpoint as was his wife Sage where they met as freshman in high school. After attending college in Oregon, Scott and Sage were married in Sandpoint in 2007 and began life together on the Oregon Coast. Following the birth of Nora in 2013 God opened up the opportunity to move back to Sandpoint with Scott teaching at Sandpoint High School. Currently Scott teaches half time, half time as a logger and serves as the Student Life ministry leader at Cedar Hills. Sage stays home to care for Nora and Mattox while running her photography business.