John Scott

John Scott

Oakland County Commissioner John A. Scott
John A. Scott (R)

Commissioner, District 5

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Boundaries: Includes the City of Keego Harbor, Orchard Lake Village, Sylvan Lake with a portion of Waterford Township and West Bloomfield Township.

First elected: November 2002 (now in 7th term)
Current term : January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2016

Contact information:
John A. Scott
3896 Lakefront
Waterford, Michigan 48328

Phone: 248-891-9067 (Cell Phone)


  • Personnel Appeal Board: Chairman
  • Parks & Recreation Commission: Secretary
  • Planning & Building Committee: Member
  • Public Services Committee: Member
  • Coordinating Zoning Committee: Member
  • Human Resources Committee: Former Chairman
  • Airport Committee: Former Chairman
  • Sanitary Code Appeal Board: Former Chairman
  • Food Service Appeal Board: Former Vice Chairman
  • General Government Committee: Former Member
  • Finance Committee: Former Member
  • SEMCOG: Chairman 2012 – 2013
  • Lake Oakland Lake Board: Former Vice Chairman
  • Scott Lake, Lake Board: Former Chairman



  • Scholarship Chairman - Pontiac Waterford Elks Lodge 810
  • Scholarship Chairman - West Bloomfield Optimist Club
  • Chairman Emeritus - Annual Fall Festival at St. Perpetua Catholic Church
  • Past President - Keego Harbor Optimist Club
  • Member - West Bloomfield Youth Assistance
  • Commander, 4th Degree Knights of Columbus Color Corp Assy. 3392
  • Past Treasurer - Knights of Columbus St. Perpetua Council 13600
  • Member - University of Michigan Alumni Association
  • Member - University of Michigan Club of Greater Detroit
  • Life Member - National Rifle Association
  • Treasurer - Keego Harbor Optimist Club
  • Faithful Trustee: Knights of Columbus 4th Degree Fr. Vincent Capodanno Assy. 3392
  • Past Faithful Navigator: Knights of Columbus 4th Degree Fr. Vincent Capodanno Assy. 3392
  • Int'l Order of Alhambra: Member
  • VFW Post 1008: Life Member


Commissioner Scott is married to Jane and has lived in Waterford Township since 1984. He is a sales engineer for the Royal Oak-based McMasters Koss Company, a distributor of sealing components to OEM automotive and MRO industrial companies.