Scott Dishong became Make-A-Wish Colorado’s second CEO on July 1, 2019. Prior to joining the organization, Dishong was Executive Director for the Mountain States region of the American Cancer Society and spent 12 years serving in a variety of leadership positions.

Dishong was born and raised in Nebraska and graduated from what many refer to as the “Harvard of the Midwest” or “Yale of the Plains,” otherwise known as the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Scott lives in Parker, Colorado with his wife Joni, his two children Norah and Harrison and his rescue dog Bo.