UI Staff: Meet Scott!

The UI team is growing! Meet Scott, the newest member of Team Urban Initiatives. Scott is the new Development Director and is looking forward to contributing to the growth and impact of Urban Initiatives. Welcome Scott to the team!

Basic info: Name, birthday, where you last went to school?

Scott Wozencraft, December 27th, Colorado College

Who is your favorite Spice Girl/Backstreet Boy/Power Ranger?


Who is someone that has really inspired you in your lifetime?

Could be that he is sitting across the room right now, but little brother Jeff has certainly been an inspiration.  Fortunate right now to be have many inspiring people in my life.

If we gave you $20 to go spend on anything right now, what would you buy?

My Pi Pizza

What’s your favorite type of cheese and why?

All, I think

What achievement are you most proud of?

Finding my confidence, first in sports and later academically.  I was off to a rocky start those first few years of grade school.

What is your spirit animal?

I just spent way too long thinking about this question…

If you were to throw a dinner party, who are 3 people you’d want to invite?

Do they have to come?  If so, I think the correct answer for me as a development professional is Bill Gates, Warren Buffett and Jim Dower.

What is the last book you read?

There Are No Children Here

What’s the best place to get food in Chicago?

My Pi Pizza

What’s your favorite type of healthy and non-healthy snack?

Apples and Salt and Vinegar Potato Chips

How would your best friend describe you?

At the moment… probably busy.

What’s your favorite sports-related memory?

I was a good high jumper in high school and had some really fun moments with that.

What would you sing at Karaoke night?

The Band – The Weight

What are you most excited about for in 2017?

If the Crosstowns and Multicultural Cup are any indication, i’ve got a lot of things to look forward to this school year

Anything else you’d like to share?!

Let’s get coffee!  Super excited to join the team.

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