Gee Scott

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Gee Scott, a Chicago native who has called Washington home since 1999, is co-host of “The Gee & Ursula Show” on KIRO Newsradio 97.3 FM. Gee, a graduate of Western College of Auctioneering, is also a Seattle Seahawks game day host. Gee and his wife Lillian live in Tacoma, Washington. Gee, a high-energy speaker for today’s audiences, built a career infusing personal experiences, innovation and infectious energy across many industries. Gee embodies hustle, drive, determination, transformation and success. Follow Gee: @GeeScottSr

Gee: Kaepernick supporters need to know what they’re supporting

Hey Colin Kaepernick, so, what’s the plan? Folks that support you want to know.
3 years ago

Ask Gee: Growing up in a racist family and recognizing privilege

Alex in Lynnwood comes from a racist family. But the decisions both he and his mother made have changed his path. He's looking for a way to do even more for any person or group that is marginalized.
3 years ago

Gee: Sometimes I wonder what it was like for a black man in the media in…

An unknown person dropped off a small doll and two notes addressed to me at the entrance to KIRO Radio. This is why I talk about racism.
3 years ago

Gee: Let’s be really honest, to err is human

Everyone makes mistakes. I think we can all admit that. But taking responsibility for our mistakes is easier said than done. We need to work on that.
4 years ago

Gee: There are two sides to gun debate — love and hate

Yet another mass shooting in America. And yet another round of pleas to do something about the gun industry. Here's a new idea -- pay them.
4 years ago

Gee: Are President Trump’s tweets infested with racism?

President Trump has tweeted and yet again he is stoking racial division and tensions by putting down a district that is primarily black and brown people.
4 years ago

Gee: Should a CEO really make this much money?

The average CEO keeps getting a pay bump each year. But the average worker continues to sit still, not moving anywhere. Is this fair?
4 years ago

Gee: This is beyond politics, this is Donald Trump

I found it difficult to come into work this week after what President Trump said. Maintaining professionalism can sometimes be hard. But I had a good reason to go on the air.
4 years ago

Gee: Is social media making us all more lonely?

Social media was supposed to help people come together. But perhaps it's not helping. And perhaps the negative people on the internet are the ones hurting.
4 years ago

Gee: Should wealth protect people from consequences?

After controversy over Jeffrey Epstein and Alex Acosta is a prime example of the importance of journalism and the good it does.
4 years ago

Gee: What does it really mean to be truly wealthy?

What does it mean to be truly wealthy? Is it all the things you can buy? Can it actually buy more time with friends and family ?
4 years ago

Gee: Somebody randomly asked me about reparations

Somebody asked me about reparations recently. Do I want a check for the government? Or is there another way this could work?
4 years ago

Gee: The one Father’s Day I will always remember

I was able to spend Father's day with my dad 39 times. But there is one Father's Day that stands out. It's one that I will always remember.
4 years ago

Gee: What is your personal reaction to Pride Month?

June is Pride Month. Do you know why? Have you wondered why there isn't a Straight Pride Month? A recent experience in Spokane got me thinking.
4 years ago

Gee: Some people don’t get the benefit of the doubt

I watched the "When They See Us." Now I can't sleep. I remember when I wasn't given the benefit of the doubt. I had to learn to leave no doubt.
4 years ago

Gee: Why Robert F. Smith was just elevated beyond other billionaires

Billionaire Robert F. Smith might not have been a well-known name before last weekend. But now he deserves our gratitude.
4 years ago

Gee: How Doug Baldwin changed my life and influenced my family

When I think about the things that changed my life, and helped my family, I can't help but think about Seahawks Doug Baldwin. I'm grateful.
4 years ago

Gee: It’s not left vs right, it’s wrong vs right

Repeat offenders. Crimes. Guns. It's time to stop thinking “left vs right.” What's “right or wrong” is more important.
4 years ago

Gee: Lessons from MLK, and why a good meal is bigger than politics

In today's rough political climate, we could stand to learn a lot from the way we approach a meal with friends. It's a message that can be seen in many places, including the teachings of Martin Luther King Jr.
4 years ago

Gee: I’m not a cop hater, I just don’t support bad police officers

I get called a "cop hater" sometimes. The truth is quite the opposite. But that doesn't mean we should not call out bad police officers when we see them.
4 years ago

Gee: Use education for ignorance, confrontation for hate

Who do we blame for the racist sign and ignorance that came out of Issaquah High School? And how should we all respond to such incidents?
4 years ago

Gee: Trump and the politics of taking a rideshare

I ordered a rideshare this weekend. I wanted a ride, but I got some added political conversation. This is what I decided to do.
4 years ago

Gee: Our very personal relationship with ‘extremism’

The word "extremism" pops up a lot in the news lately. It has me thinking about how this word is used and how we each personally relate to it.
4 years ago

Gee: My school, Howe Military Academy, is being shut down

I went to a military school, Howe Military Academy. It's one reason I am the person I am today. But after this school year, it will be closing.
4 years ago