Scott Cotenoff



Scott is committed to helping clients align their strategies, structure, and culture to deliver real results. He works creatively with nonprofits and foundations to develop thoughtful responses to the challenges and opportunities presented by a rapidly changing environment. Scott has worked with the Innocence Network, the Health Federation of Philadelphia, Passaic River Coalition, National Environmental Education Foundation, and Behavioral Health System Baltimore to advance strategic decision making, build organizational capacity, and forge effective partnerships.

Scott brings diverse skills and experience to helping organizations accelerate progress toward their goals. Prior to joining La Piana Consulting, Scott was senior VP for programs and new initiatives at New York City’s Partnership for the Homeless and served as executive director for the Children’s Hope Foundation and Body Positive. He has also worked for the City of New York in multiple capacities. Scott has an MS in Urban Public Health from Hunter College School of Health Sciences and a JD from Boston University School of Law; he has an undergraduate degree in Political Science from Duke University.

Learn more about Scott in this La Piana Consulting staff interview.