Introducing Scott Ross, “Out From Under The Rug” storyteller


Scott Ross and his wife, Jeni, experienced the tragedy of a medically induced abortion due to fetal anomaly. Hear how this experience forever changed his life in “Out From Under The Rug.”

Scott Ross is a tech professional and father of three young daughters. He has lived in Austin for seven years with his wife, Jeni. He grew up in New Jersey, went to school at Boston University, and has lived in New York and San Francisco. He spends too much time on sports and making jokes.

Fixated Facts:

What is your favorite smell? Freshly baked bread.

What is your favorite Austin hangout? Workhorse Bar in North Loop.

What is the best book you’ve read in the last decade and why would you recommend it? Guns, Germs, and Steel and Why Beautiful People Have More Daughters, because they both change your perspective on how the world works.

Name one thing you miss about being a kid: Being carefree.

Sneak peak: “The thing is you never really get over something like this. The details fade, but there is always something that can trigger those old emotions. For Jeni, it rushes back whenever the topic of pregnancy comes up. For me, it’s mainly when the topic of abortion comes up.”

Don’t miss Scott perform on the Oral Fixation stage in the “Out From Under The Rug” Austin show on Monday, October 10th.

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