Garrett Scott, Former Policy Board Member, Has Died

Garrett Scott (1944-2022)

Former Policy Board (now called Executive Board) member Garrett Scott has died at the age of 78. Garrett was a civil rights activist, politician, speech pathologist, and a chess coach.

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Scott was interviewed on Pete Karagianis' podcast for US Chess, "Chess Underground," in 2020:, the NPR station at Illinois State University, posted this obituary on August 9 that was written and recorded by Charlie Schlenker