Meet Scott

Scott Hilton is a local Banker at a regional financial institution focused on serving small to mid-size businesses in the community. In this role, Scott helps business owners gain access to the valuable capital needed to fund their growth. Prior to a career in banking, Scott was a Financial Analyst with Philadelphia Newspapers, Inc. in Philadelphia, PA.

In his work as a State Representative, Scott serves a leadership role as Deputy Whip for the Republican caucus. He has been recognized as a ‘Legislator of the Year’ for the Georgia Association of Emergency Medical Services and the Council of Municipal Court Judges. In 2018, Scott was recognized with the SKATE Award from Gigi’s Playhouse for his work dedicated to those with special needs. Scott was also selected to attend the Center for the Advancement of Leadership Skills (CALS) through the Southern Legislative Conference.

Scott graduated with honors from Georgetown University with a double major in Finance and International Business with a minor is Psychology. During his time at Georgetown Scott enjoyed the opportunity to study abroad at Oxford University in England. Scott graduated from Emory University’s one – year accelerated MBA program with a concentration in Capital Markets.

Scott is active in his community, having served in a variety of roles including President of the Peachtree Corners Civic Association (UPCCA), First Vice – Chair of the Gwinnett Republican Party, and President of the Amberfield Homeowner’s Association. Scott is a graduate of Leadership Georgia (2013), Conservative Policy Leadership Institute (CPLI), and LEAD Atlanta. He has formally served as Chairman of the Gwinnett County SPLOST Citizen’s Selection Committee and Treasurer of the Atlanta Down Syndrome Association. Scott also enjoys running, having completed four marathons. Scott currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Fowler Family YMCA.

Scott met his wife, Meredith, at Georgetown. Meredith is a local attorney specializing in estate planning and special needs law. Scott and Meredith are active members of Perimeter Church in Johns Creek, Georgia. Scott and Meredith have three children Trent, Chase, and Caroline who attend Simpson Elementary and Wesleyan School. The family enjoys hiking, golf, tennis, grilling – out, traveling, and reading the Sunday paper.