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Steven Sinclair Scott Endowed Chair

<p style="text-align: justify" class="MsoNormal"><strong>Stephen Sinclair Scott Endowed Chair in Enology Department of Viticulture and Enology Agricultural and Environmental Sciences</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify" class="MsoNormal"> <br />The Stephen Sinclair Scott endowment began as a scholarship program to honor the memory of Stephen Sinclair Scott, who died at age 38, in May of 1984.<span> </span>In 1999, headed by patriarch Robert Scott, the family sought to change the intent of the endowment from scholarship support to an endowed chair to support a faculty position whose research involved wine processing and stability.</p> <p style="text-align: justify" class="MsoNormal"> <br />At the time of his death, Stephen Sinclair Scott was Sales Manager for Scott Laboratories, Inc, a major supplier of goods and services for the North American wine and juice industries.<span> </span>Scott joined the company founded by his father in 1975 and was a major force in pushing the company into new directions, having impact on the wine industry as a whole.<span> </span>He was best known for his quick wit, his expansive mind, and his love of people.<span> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"> <br /><strong>List of Chairholders:</strong></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span> </span>1<sup>st</sup>:<span> </span>Roger Boulton<span> </span>2000-Present</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><em><span> </span></em></p>