DeShawn Scott, Director of Media & Public Relations

DeShawn Scott, Director of Media & Public Relations


DeShawn Scott is a graduate of Hiram College and President of Red Karma Photography, LLC based in Niles, Ohio. His company provides retail and commercial photographic services for a variety of clients throughout Northeast Ohio.

Along with heading Red Karma, DeShawn continues to use his education and work experience in both for profit and non profit sectors to collaborate with organizations to create enrichment programs focused on: entrepreneurship, life-skills, critical thinking and self-esteem. As a former community columnist for the Tribune Chronicle, his writings were published on topics such as community, diversity, and recidivism. 

You will also find DeShawn active in the areas of  public speaking, teaching, and proudly volunteering his time and talent to Chess is Life as the Media and Public Relations Specialist where he has most recently been named the Director of Media & Public Relations.