Scott Costen is a writer, commentator and activist based in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

Scott graduated from Western University with a Master of Arts degree in journalism and has worked in a variety of media and communications roles. He was a member of the Canadian Armed Forces from 1999 to 2015 and completed a six-month deployment to Afghanistan in 2010.

Scott’s freelance work has appeared in weekly and daily newspapers such as the Ottawa Citizen, London Free Press and Waterloo Region Record. Some of his recent bylines can be found here.