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Scott Carlson joined ILSR in October, 2015 as a Research Associate for the Community Broadband Networks Initiative where he works on current stories and white papers. He  has spent most of his career as journalist working for, among others, the St. Paul Pioneer Press as an award-winning business reporter, and local editor for AOL’s Scott has a B.A. in journalism summa cum laude from the University of Minnesota and a Juris Doctor from the William Mitchell College of Law.

Scott has a passion for research and writing, and a deep interest in public affairs and current events. He his wife Betsy have two adult children. Scott’s hobbies include playing competitive amateur tennis, singing in church choir and going to the movies. He believes a successful life is achieved by a daily commitment to optimism. 


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