Cathy Scott, Ph.D., MSW
Cathy Scott came to Chattanooga by way of Leighton, Alabama, a small rural town, a heritage in which she is extremely proud. Dr. Scott joined the UTC Social Work program in the fall of 2010. Dr. Scott brings with her more than 20 years of social work practice experience. She has experience working with diverse populations, but her most rewarding work is in gerontological social work. Dr. Scott has taught Social Work Practice, Matters of Race, Ethnicity, Gender and the Family. Dr. Scott is excited to have the opportunity to mentor rising social workers but continues to collaborate with community organizations educating and support older adults and their families when the opportunity presents itself.
Cathy is married to Rodney Scott and they have two beautiful daughters, Sydnee & McKenzie.