Deputy Chair

Tourism NT - Term Expires 2023

Scott Lovett is the Executive General Manager – Industry Development for Tourism NT.  Working as part of the Department of Tourism and Culture, he leads a multi-disciplinary team heading investment attraction, aviation, destination planning, research and enterprise development across the NT.  A passionate advocate for regional development, Scott has also held senior roles within the Department of the Chief Minister and Department of Trade, Business and Innovation.

Prior to joining the public sector Scott held senior roles in Convention Centres, Stadia, Event Production Houses and Hotels across Australia.  He is a current board member of the NT Major Events Company, the statutory company responsible for delivering some of the NT’s best known and loved events.  He is also a past board member at Desert Knowledge Australia, the Australian Association of Convention Bureaux and Meetings Events Australia.

Scott was raised in regional Queensland and Adelaide from where he holds formal qualifications in Tourism and Hospitality from the globally renowned Regency Hotel School.