Scott Schwab grew up in Great Bend, Kansas and graduated from Fort Hays State University. His career has taken him from a small business owner in the insurance industry to a National Sales Trainer for a Fortune 50 company in the pharmaceutical industry.
First elected to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2002, Scott has worked to bring local control and dollars to our area schools while also supporting free enterprise to strengthen our economy. As Chairman of the House Elections Committee, Scott championed several key pieces of election policy including Voter ID and Proof of Citizenship, safeguarding Kansas elections and the voting process.
His policy career has brought him to serve on Health and Human Services, Insurance, Taxation, Commerce & Economic Development, Aging & Long Term Care, and Appropriations committees. He has held several leadership positions including Chairman of the House Elections Committee (4 years), House Insurance & Financial Institutions Committee (3 years), and currently serves as Speaker Pro Tempore.
Scott and his wife, Michele, reside in Olathe with their children.