M. Scott Lilly is the President of the Opportunity Funding Corporation (OFC) and Chief Programs Officer for Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF). He joined TMCF in 2010 and is responsible for the overall direction of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program under TMCF’s OFC division and oversees TMCF’s scholarship, career readiness, research, student and faculty programs. He is also responsible for the overall execution and project management of the Apple and TMCF HBCU Diversity Initiative.
Prior to joining TMCF, Scott was the Director of Business Planning and Operations for IAC’s programming business unit, RushmoreDrive.com and served as Associate Director, Talent Management and Development for IAC, the parent company to RushmoreDrive.com. Before joining IAC, he spent five years with Lincoln Harris, a full service commercial real estate firm, as a leasing broker on the Bank of America account in Charlotte, NC.
Scott received a full athletic scholarship to attend Virginia Commonwealth University and earned his Bachelor of Science in Real Estate and Urban Land Development. In his spare time he enjoys practicing yoga (hot, Bikram, vinyasa, yin), reading magazines, and traveling. When Scott grows up he plans to have a basketball and leadership academy for young boys.