Scott LaMar has worked in radio and television for more than 40 years. Currently, LaMar is the host and Executive Producer of the daily Smart Talk news and public affairs program on WITF 89.5 FM and 93.3 FM. With LaMar acting as Executive Producer, Smart Talk has won more than a dozen Pennsylvania Associated Press Broadcast Awards. LaMar also was the recipient of ADVOZ Lancaster’s first-ever “Dignity in Dialogue” award, was named a “Humanitarian Hero” by the Humane Society of the United States/Pennsylvania and received the South Central Assembly’s 2018 Regional Citizen Award.
Previously, LaMar was WITF TV’s Sr. Public Affairs producer and produced a weekly public affairs TV program and other statewide and regional programs. He was nominated for five Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards for his TV work.
LaMar often moderates or emcees public events and political debates or leads public discussions with political leaders, entertainers and authors. A native of Coatesville, PA, LaMar has also worked as a broadcast manager, news anchor and sports play-by-play announcer.