Scott D. Beck was raised on the south shore of Long Island, NY. He attended John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore where he discovered a keen interest in wrestling. While there he was New York State Greco-Roman Champion and a High School All-American. Scott received a B.A. from Harvard University where he was an All-Ivy League wrestler in 1986.
Upon graduating Harvard, Scott has pursued a long and successful career in investment banking. He is currently a Director of U.S. Treasury Trading in the Capital Markets division for Royal Bank of Canada in New York City. Additionally, he is a partner of D&C Troy Properties in Albany, NY – a capital district real estate company. Scott is a practicing martial artist and is a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo. He resides in Manhattan with his wife Jenny and their two daughters Isabel and Michaela.