UNT Health Science Center alumnus John Scott, Jr., D.O. of Keller was first appointed to the Board in 2019. His term expires in May 2025.
Regent Scott is the chief medical officer and chairman of the board of ALLCARE Physicians Group, as well as an assistant professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He most recently served as an anesthesiologist at U.S. Anesthesia Partners.
Regent Scott served in the United States Army Reserves for 19 years and carried the rank of Major at the time of his Honorable Discharge in 2000. He is an accomplished lecturer and an author of dozens of articles that have been published in medical journals and related industry publications.
A gubernatorial appointee on the Texas Physician Assistant Board, Regent Scott is also a member of the board of directors of Lone Star Alliance, Elite Care Physicians Group, Premier Specialty Physicians Group, and board president of Liberty Hospice. In addition, he is a member of the Texas Society of Anesthesiologists and a Delegate to the American Society of Anesthesiologists.
Scott received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Lamar University, a Master of Health Administration from Louisiana State University – Shreveport, and a Doctor of Osteopathy from UNT Health Science Center Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine.