About the Author
Dale Scott (President of Dale Scott & Company) has worked with California's school and community college districts for over 25 years, serving as a financial advisor and campaign manager on hundreds of California's school and community college district voter-approved GO bond financings and elections.
His firm, headquartered in San Francisco, provides financial advisory consulting services throughout the state and is consistently ranked among the leading advisors in the state.
Dale is widely viewed within the school bond industry as one of the most innovative thinkers. He holds two patents from the United States Patent and Trademarks Office for financing mechanisms for school district debt. Dale is also a frequent speaker on the subject of school district finance and has appeared before numerous taxpayer organizations and statewide school district symposiums.
Dale started his career as an investment banker on Wall Street and, prior to forming DS&C, managed Wells Fargo Bank's Public Finance Department. He is a graduate of Napa High School and Napa Community College, and has a bachelor's degree from San Francisco State University and a master's from Harvard University.