Cara B., Hillel Assistant Director

Scott, Thank you again for taking the time to visit Delaware, speak with our students, and truly honor their experiences.  Your visit was a highlight not only for me, but for countless students.  I am endlessly inspired by the work you are doing and I feel grateful that I was able to be a small [...]

Lauren W., Director, 92Y Camps

I want to thank you for the outstanding job today in the lecture hall. Our staff needed to hear this message from you and your delivered it in such an honest, kind and authentic way. I really appreciate how you tailored the talk to day camp and made it relevant to my staff population. You [...]

Sharon (University of Vermont)

I am so thankful for you and for all the good you bring into this world.  Having you here last week was amazing, and I know the students who had the chance to meet you will cherish that always.  I hope we see you in Vermont again soon!

Stefanie K.

Given recent events of the school shootings, we all greatly benefited from coming together to hear your words. Your ability to speak on tough subjects with positivity, humor, and passion, is unparalleled. Your ability to engage with everyone in that room is a gift. With the school shootings and the scares we’ve had locally, to [...]

Jen S.

Dear Scott, I wanted to write and say thank you for speaking to the parents at Kol Ami this week. I had to leave early for a work event and missed the last 30 minutes. Originally, I had planned to stay only an hour and divide my time. Your lecture was so informative and moving [...]


Hi Scott - you may not remember me; I was the president of the LGBTA at the University at Buffalo, and together with Hillel of Buffalo we brought you up to speak in like 2006ish (I can’t remember the exact year). Anyway, we had Pizza and you were telling Andrea and myself that on Simchat [...]

Seth, TEDx Marlboro HS

The TEDx team would like to thank you for speaking at our event. You did a fantastic job. Everyone I spoke to said you were raw and inspiring. I also noticed that you were speaking to (name intentionally omitted). I don't know how much of his story he told to you, but he's a good [...]

Dr. Rena Alpert

Thank you so much for sharing your story with us-let alone on the anniversary of your diagnosis!  You are truly remarkable, and your sincerity was definitely felt throughout our Sanctuary.  We hope that your discussion here at Temple Emanuel will further promote questions and discussions, here or in their own homes, with our teens and [...]

Emily W. and Ryan M. – #IamEnough

Hi Scott, Firstly, we want to wish you a happy and healthy Jewish new year! Today in class we realized that it has been exactly a year since you came to our school. Looking back on our experience planning the event with you, it's crazy how large your impact was not only on our community, but ourselves. We still [...]