Councilman Scott Adair


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Scott’s work experience includes:

  • Chief Financial Officer of the Rochester Genesee Regional Transportation Authority in January 2013.  In this position, as Chief Financial Officer, he is responsible for all aspects of RGRTA’s financial reporting, procurement, budgeting and grant management;
  •  Before joining RGRTA, Scott spent 8 years in various capacities with the County of Monroe including his last 4 years there as the Chief Financial Officer; and
  • Prior to joining government, Scott was a Senior Manager with KPMG LLP in Rochester. Scott spent 16 years in public accounting focusing his career in the practice of Governmental and Not for Profit audits. Scott’s clients included the State of New York, the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York, numerous New York State Counties, various Colleges and Universities.

Scott is also an active member in the community by serving on a variety of Boards including the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, where he recently completed his term as President of the Society. He also serves as a Council Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Board Member and Treasurer of the Rochester District Heating Co-operative, Board Member of the Baden Street Settlement House, a Board Member of the Monroe County Board of Ethics, and a Board Member and Treasurer of Discovery Charter School. Scott is an adjunct accounting professor at St. John Fisher College in Rochester.

Scott received his Bachelors of Science degree in accounting from the State University of New York at Geneseo in 1988.