living the dream with author and relationship expert Scott Hanley

Living the Dream with Curveball show

Summary: Scott Hanley has a fervent belief that relationships are built. They don’t just happen! He has accomplished many endeavors throughout his life. But his role as a single father, committed to raising healthy, inquisitive, energetic young boys was convincingly the most rewarding. Scott’s journey as a single parent provides a wellspring of experience, advice, and know-how that he shares with his readers and his audiences as he delivers talks and is heard on podcasts across the northwest and the country. He focuses on building deep and lasting relationships with love and respect as their foundation. He believes that most relationships can deepen and grow more meaningful when approached with a specific intent and commitment to build something great. This can happen between a child and their parent, a wife and husband, a brother and sister, or simply two friends. Every interaction is an opportunity. As a professional building contractor with a very successful career, Scott was also a committed meditation practitioner using his meditation to stay grounded and retain perspective. He has owned and managed his own nationally successful Mobile 4-star restaurant in Cincinnati, OH, a construction company in Cambridge, MA, a design and remodeling business in Portland, OR where he was honored with the Contractor of the Year award all while raising two boys as a single dad. In all cases, relationship building was key to his success His experience and personality earned him guest appearances on the award-winning ABC affiliate morning talk show AM Northwest leading to a permanent role as one of the show’s weekly celebrities. He added to his media work as ‘The Project Pro’ on KPTV Good Day Oregon. Scott graduated from Indiana University and included among his honors, captain of the Hoosiers nationally ranked rugby team and National All-Star Honors his senior year. Scott currently lives with his family in Portland, OR. You can see what else Scott is up to by checking him out on the web at