President of Council
Scott Hente, senior vice-president and co-owner of Robert-Scott General Contractors, Inc., is serving his third term as the District 1 representative.
As well as serving District 1, he is a member of the local Housing and Building Association and is on the board of Directors of the National Association of Home Builders.
Scott is also a co-owner of RS Construction and Development, Inc. and RS Holding Company, LLC, and received the 2003 Colorado Springs Builderof the Year and the 2007Colorado Builder of the Year awards.
Before entering private business, Scott served as an Air Force officer logging more than 4,000 flying hours, of which 150 were combat.
During his 21-year military career, he oversaw and managed the $300+ million annual Air Force Space Command communications and computer budget and served as the commander of the 21st Communications Squadron at Peterson Air Force Base.
Scott, a veteran of Desert Storm, retired in 1996 as a Lt. Colonel and has been awarded the Bronze Star, three Air Medals and numerous commendation medals.
He received a bachelor’s degree from the United States Air Force Academy and a master’s degree from the University of Nebraska.
Scott, and his wife, Lyn, have two children, Adrienne and Michael, and three grandsons.
Council President Scott Hente
P.O. Box 1575
Colorado Springs, CO 80901
Phone: (719) 385-5487
Fax: (719) 385-5495