In 2014 Tim was elected Mayor and is currently serving his second term set to expire in 2021. Prior to his election, Mayor Scott became the second African-American elected to the Carlisle Borough Council in 2001 where he served until 2013. A 1988 graduate of Carlisle High School, Tim received a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from Old Dominion University in 1992. Tim is currently employed as a Research Associate for the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Mayor Scott is also the chairperson of the Council's Public Safety Committee and as a representative to the Parks and Recreation Board. Tim's priorities as Mayor include continuing the revitalization of Carlisle's downtown, improving the quality of life for all Carlisle residents through traffic calming, decreasing the cost of Carlisle government operations and investing in Carlisle's infrastructure.
Mayor Scott's official page can be found on the Carlisle Council page here.