Michele Scott is the Executive Director of the Health Education Center (formerly Eastern AHEC) where she focuses on increasing the quality and quantity of providers in Connecticut health systems. Before joining HEC, she was the Community Development Strategist to the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation’s Tribal Council. Michele serves on the Board of Directors for The Arc Eastern Connecticut, Health Equity Solutions, Inc., and the Norwich Rotary Club. Michele serves as the Chairwoman of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation’s Health Care Advisory Board. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and American Studies from Columbia University and her Master’s in Organizational Leadership from Quinnipiac University. She is an enrolled citizen of Mashantucket Pequot and also of Eastern Pequot/Narragansett/Shinnecock descent. Michele resides on the Mashantucket Pequot Reservation with her family.