Director of Economic Development

Scott Livingston

Scott Livingston serves as the Director of Economic Development for the City of League City.


He is responsible for helping to achieve economic diversification by strategically implementing the City's economic development plan including attracting new businesses, business retention and expansion, and downtown revitalization efforts.

Livingston was responsible for attracting more than $4.3 billion in new investment, 30 industrial and non-industrial projects, and 600 new jobs as the Economic Development Coordinator for the City of La Porte. He also facilitated the development of La Porte's Town Center.

Scott Livingston

Experience & Education

He has more than 16 years of experience in economic development, strategic planning, business development, and main street revitalization between his positions in La Porte, Global Enterprise Services, and the DeSoto Economic Development Corporation.

Livingston attained a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Baylor University and a Masters of Science in Economics with a concentration in Finance from Texas A&M University - Commerce. He is also a Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) with extensive education, training and certifications in economic development, public management and international affairs.

He has served in this position since June 13, 2016.

Contact information

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Phone: 281-554-1036