Full Name
Scott Livingston
Job Title
SVP, News
Sinclair Broadcast Group

Scott Livingston is Senior Vice President of News for Sinclair Broadcast Group. He was named Vice President of News in 2012 after a long, successful tenure at Sinclair’s flagship station, WBFF-TV in Baltimore.  

Scott spent a decade running the news department as News Director at Fox 45.  Under his leadership, the news operation won more regional Emmy Awards than all the other news stations in Baltimore combined.  Fox45 News also won the prestigious 1996 National Press Photographers Association Station of the Year Award, an honor the photography staff would win again in 2011.

Prior to his promotion to News Director, Scott held other positions at WBFF-TV including Assistant News Director and Chief Photographer from 1991-1997.  He had the honor of winning the 1999 National Edward R. Murrow Award. In 2018, Scott was also honored with the Influential Marylander Award by The Daily Record. He also won the Alfred DuPont Columbia University Excellence in Journalism Award for continuing coverage of how violence affects Baltimore’s youth.  He has been recognized with 23 Chesapeake Region Emmy Awards and the prestigious Ted Yates Lifetime Achievement Award.  He is also a three-time winner of the National Press Photographer Association’s Regional Photographer of the Year.  The Associated Press has twice named Scott Photographer of the Year.

Scott has always been a proud Marylander and has spent more than 35 years covering Maryland news, beginning with his first job in TV as a studio camera operator at WBOC in his hometown of Salisbury.

Scott Livingston