Mandy Scott, born in Ft. Smith, Arkansas, graduated from Tahlequah High School in 1997. Attended Northeastern State University and obtained a Bachelors degree in Psychology in 2002. She moved to Dallas and atended the University of Phoenix where she completed a Masters degree in Orgainzational Management. Mandy has a wonderful husband of seven years and two beautiful children. She has worked with Cherokee Nation Education department for the past seven years where she is presently the Manager of the College Resource Center.