Andrew Scott MA

Position: Executive Director - Deschutes

Andrew stepped into the Executive Director role at Deschutes Wilderness Therapy in the Spring of 2015. He started working in the wilderness therapy field around 2012, taking on responsibilities such as leading an inner-city outdoor youth program, working with wilderness immersion students in the field, supporting the admissions process, and other administrative and organizational needs. He holds an MA in International Business which he earned while living abroad. He has gathered a range of experience, including with the US State Department, management roles for a large service company, and even as a Coast Guard licensed charter boat Captain.

Andrew loves spending time with his wife, daughter, two dogs, and fishing, hunting, and foraging in the beautiful Oregon wilderness. He is grateful for the opportunity to bring healing to others by utilizing the great outdoors and putting his energy into supporting the great people that devote themselves to serving students and their families.