Scott Pavek

Scott Pavek works as the Assistant Coordinator of Undergraduate Retention & Re-enrollment at the University of Vermont, where he is also an MPA candidate. He currently serves as the Secretary on the Board of Directors for the CCTV Center for Media & Democracy.

Scott earned a Bachelor’s degree at the University of Vermont, where he majored in political science. While an undergraduate, Scott participated in the Vermont Legislative Research Service, an experience which has fueled his interest in state and local politics.

Scott has long been passionate about protecting the most vulnerable in Vermont communities. As an AmeriCorps member, Scott completed two terms of service working with at-risk youth in alternative middle and high schools. A person in recovery from substance use disorder, Scott spends his free time pressuring and persuading elected officials to address the state’s overdose crisis.