Scott Higgins is the co-founder and co-CEO of Veterans Advantage, a leading advocate for veterans of the US Armed Forces. Higgins served as an officer in the US Army in Vietnam and co-chaired the New York Vietnam Veterans Memorial Commission. For eighteen years, he was a partner and director of Ark Asset Management. He also served as a trustee and co-chair of the New York Shakespeare Festival and The Public Theatre. Higgins currently serves on the boards of the Mako Fund (a European hedge fund), the Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize, and the Medal of Honor Foundation.