Scott Steinhardt grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana. After graduating from Louisiana State University with a degree in Economics, he moved to Washington, DC to work in financial services. Most recently, he served in various finance and operational roles at The Carlyle Group. While at Carlyle, Scott was also co-head of the LGBTQ+ employee resource group where he lead firm-wide initiatives related to the LGBTQ+ community. He is a first-year MBA student at NYU Stern where he is specializing in Strategy and Finance. At NYU Stern, Scott has held a number of leadership positions, including block leader and the 2018-2019 Diversity Committee.