Scott Schaeperkoetter has been involved with the Gary Sinise Foundation since 2012. A specially adapted smart home was being built in his town, prompting him to reach out to the Foundation for the opportunity to be the builder. Scott has owned and operated his design-build construction company since 2002, providing him with extensive knowledge in every aspect of home construction. He officially became part of the Gary Sinise Foundation as a Senior Project Manager in 2013. In that capacity, he oversaw the planning, design, and/or completion of 12 homes.
In 2015, Scott made the transition to Director of Operations for the R.I.S.E. program. He has been involved in all aspects, including donor relations, lot selection and purchase, floor plan design, construction, and local grassroots fundraising campaigns.
Scott graduated from the University of Missouri - Columbia with a degree in Business Management. He continues to own and operate a design-build construction company, real estate development company, and custom cabinet shop in Jefferson City, MO. Scott has been awarded many top building awards including being a 5-time winner of Jefferson City's CITY's Magazine Best Builder, CITY Magazine's Ones to Watch, Jefferson City’s News Tribune Top Contractor, and Professional Builder's Top 40 under 40. He was appointed President of the Central Missouri Home Builder's Association during 2012 and 2013 and has been on the Board of Directors since 2010. Scott is married to his wife Bobbie and they have two sons, Brayden and Gavin.