Your Trusted Investigative Solution Since 1983…
Greg Scott – President & Founder
Greg has been a Licensed Private Investigator since 1983. Since entering the profession, his goal has always been to provide exceptional investigations and close protection while promoting increased professionalism, integrity, and cooperation throughout the Security Industry. As the President & Founder of our Agency, Greg directs and guides every aspect of our cases while serving as a mentor, trainer, and coach to our Investigators and Security Consultants.
He is the Founding President (1987) of the North Carolina Association of Private Investigators (NCAPI), and the former President and Chairman of the Board(2008-09) of the World Association of Detectives (WAD – Est. 1925). He was Legislatively Appointed (twice) by both Houses of the Legislature of the State of North Carolina to serve three year terms on the NC Licensing Board for Private Investigators, Security Officers, Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM), etc. (NCPPSB – Vice-Chairman). Also, after serving six years as the State of NC Government Representative to the International Association of Security & Investigative Regulators (IASIR), Greg was then elected by members to be the Independent Representative of Private Investigators and Security Consultants on this international board.
Greg’s experience with state, national, and international investigations is difficult to match. To date, he has personally conducted investigations and/or directed investigations and security consulting in 79 different countries and 45 of the United States. He is also a respected educator and trainer in the fields of “Non-Violent Crisis Intervention” and “Reid Interviewing and Interrogation.” His specialties include, but are not limited to: Workplace Violence Prevention & Executive Protection (PPS Certified), Independent Executive Security Consulting, National and International Investigations, TSCM, Non-Violent Crisis Intervention, and Reid Interviewing & Interrogation Techniques.
Greg graduated from High Point University in 1973 with a B.A. in Behavioral Science, and is a Veteran. He started Scott Investigative Group from his fiancé’s, now wife’s, guest bedroom in her apartment in 1983. As one of the first Private Investigators in Greensboro, he is respected and routinely requested by name at the local, state, and federal-levels of government in North Carolina and around the country. He has a son who is a successful attorney in Winston-Salem and is especially proud of his two grandsons. Greg enjoys fishing, boating, and taking in long walks with his wife.
Randy Thomas – Director of Operations
Randy is our Senior Security Consultant and a Licensed Private Investigator. He has worked in the intelligence, security, and investigations professions for over 30 years. Much of his knowledge and experience comes from his background gathering and analyzing intelligence in both the government and private sectors. He began working with Scott Investigative Group in early 2017 with the ambition of providing client-driven services and tailored solutions. He takes professional and personal interest in each case, and works with clients to ensure every detail of their needs are met.
A veteran of both the Afghanistan and Iraq wars, his background as a Special Operations Forces Intelligence Integrator brings a wealth of experience to our team. With numerous operational deployments around the world, his attention to detail and commitment to the success of every mission sets conditions for him to exceed expectations in even the most complex case environments.
Randy graduated from The University of Texas at El Paso in 2013 with a M.A. in Leadership Studies. Originally from South Florida, Randy is married to his wife, Jlee and has twin sons and two stepdaughters. He spent much of his career in the military stationed at Fort Bragg and considers North Carolina his second home. Randy is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hiking, backpacking, kayaking, and playing golf.
Steven St. Germain – Researcher / Analyst
Steven is a Licensed Private Investigator Associate and joined Scott Investigative Group in 2020. He brings much needed research and analytical experience to our team, and is decisively engaged in providing intelligence and information support to all on-going investigations.
Steven’s unique ability to conduct research using Social Media and Open Source Intelligence enables our team of investigators to focus on field-aspects of our cases while he provides critical backside support. He is also a key contributor to the development and production of all reporting and other deliverables for our clients.
When not working hard on his extensive case-load, Steven enjoys spending time with his fiancé, Shenli.