Scott Tiffin

Senior Government Affairs Associate

(443) 350-1325


Scott has legislative experience in a variety of issues, including healthcare, disability, and procurement. Before joining Public Policy Partners, Scott worked as Chief of Staff for Maryland Senator Clarence Lam. Scott was instrumental in the passage of over 30 bills where Senator Lam was the lead sponsor, including the creation of licensure for genetic counselors and certified midwives, supporting school-based health centers, enhanced protections for LGBTQ and immigrant Marylanders, and modernizing our health care system. He has a Master of Social Work from the University of Maryland, Baltimore, specializing in behavioral health.


Recent Honors and Affiliations:

Behavioral Health Workforce Integration Service and Education (BHWISE) Fellow at the University of Maryland School of Social Work (2017-2018)

Outstanding Social Work Student Award University of Maryland, Baltimore County (2016)

Recent Media Mentions:

Legislators Aim for Better Voter Accessibility in Maryland, March 12, 2021. Capital New Service.

Maryland Bill May Follow Queen Anne’s Balloon Release Law, November 22, 2019. Capital Gazette.

The Fight to Use Food Stamps for Restaurant Food, January 21, 2020. Eater.

Recommended Local Dining for Advocates:

Chick & Ruth’s Delly, 165 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401