James H. Scott III

Jay Scott has over 20 years of experience working with higher education and academic medical centers. Until June of 2007 when he joined CBO Partners®, Jay held the position of Senior Associate Dean for Finance and Administration at the University of Virginia, School of Medicine. He held this position for nine years and worked with two different deans while the school grew from a budget of $338 million to a budget of over $544 million per year. His responsibilities included but were not limited to: accounting, budget, and compensation operations; administrator development programs; capital projects and space management; grants and contracts management; information technology management; and marketing and public relations.

Prior to taking on the Senior Associate Dean position, Jay held the position of Director of the Budget for the University of Virginia. He has also held the positions of Director of Administration for the Department of Ophthalmology and Director of Budget and Payroll at the University of Virginia, School of Medicine. Jay has additional previous career experience in management of small businesses and investment management. He holds a bachelor of arts in economics and a master of business administration, both from the University of Virginia.

Jay has completed additional training in coaching for greater effectiveness at the Center for Creative Leadership® (CCL®). CCL is ranked No. 4 overall in the 2015 Financial Times worldwide survey of executive education programs. In addition, Jay is certified by CCL to administer CCL’s suite of 360-degree assessment tools.

Contact Jay Scott: jay(at)cbopartners.com