new scott shotScott Peterson, Executive Director 

After 15 years in the financial industry, Scott Peterson is executive director of the investigative watchdog blog Checks and Balances Project. His previous work as managing director of communications at New York Stock Exchange Regulation and director of communications at the Nasdaq Stock Market provides a valuable foundation for his current activities. Scott earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Southern California’s School of Cinema and a Certificate in Financial Planning from Georgetown University. He lives in Northern Virginia.