With a B.S. in Political Science and Government from the University of Maryland, Mr. Mascott is the Founder and CEO of Adfero, a strategic communications firm headquartered in Washington, DC. Prior to launching Adfero, Mr. Mascott co-founded Fireside 21, a company that creates software that helps legislators keep in close contact with their constituents. He has also served as an Online Communications Strategist and Legislative Aide at the U.S. House of Representatives. He serves on the board of directors for the Public Affairs Council as well as a board of Sibley Hospital, and was a member of the adjunct faculty at the Georgetown School of Continuing Studies.