Scott Resnick

City of Madison Common Council


Scott Resnick is the Pro Tempore of the City of Madison’s Common Council and Chief Operations Officer at Hardin Design & Development. Scott is one of the youngest elected leaders in the country, and during his tenure passed the nation’s second open data ordinance, crafted crowdfunding policy, and created a major initiative to tackle the “digital divide” in Madison. He is currently working on a project called StartingBlock. The goal of this project is to spur innovation within the entrepreneurial community and expose students and members of the community to 21st century technologies such as 3D printers. He is also a founding member of Capital Entrepreneurs, a group of entrepreneurial business leaders in Madison. The group is now comprised of over 200 companies. Scott is working to prepare Madison for the next generation of infrastructure improvements, economic advances and educational challenges.