Meet the Mods - Scotty, AKA @ScottyJ

Community Manager
Community Manager

Our TELUS Neighbourhood Community Managers, Moderators and Power Users work hard behind the scenes to create content, maintain community health and ensure threads stay on topic and occasionally weigh-in where possible. As the most visible members of the Neighbourhood, have you ever wondered about the person behind the username?


We're thrilled to introduce you to a fun new series highlighting our community leaders through a blog titled, Meet the Mods, that we hope will offer you a little bit of insight into the people behind the name. If you have a short attention span like me, fret not, meet our mod in 30 seconds or less!


Meet Scotty, Community Manager and Senior Strategy Manager, productivity guru, also known as @ScottyJ on the Neighbourhood:



This is meet the mod in 30 seconds or less, you ready?


Scotty: “Yes”


What is your name and what do you do?


Scotty: “Scotty Jackson, Strategy Manager for social operations”


Which social media platforms do you use?


Scotty: “Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Medium”


How do you like your coffee?


Scotty: “Venti, extra hot, non-fat, with whip, Raspberry white mocha, half-sweet”


What would the name of your biography be?


Scotty: “Sometimes Plan, Sometimes Wing it”


What do you think makes a good forum?


Scotty: “More about the users than the company”


What’s one thing about you that most people don’t know?


Scotty: “Uh, I once worked as a mall Santa”


What was your favourite vacation?


Scotty: “Honeymoon in the Dominican Republic”  



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Neighbourhood Alum
Neighbourhood Alum

Also: I always have that bell at my desk. Always.


A bell that rings true! Nice timing! lol Robot Very Happy

TELUS Employee
TELUS Employee

When you order that drink, do they ask you to leave the store or actually escort you out?

Neighbourhood Alum
Neighbourhood Alum



  1. lol
  2. They actual have my total ready by the time I walk to the till
  3. ... or I order in advance with the shiny app mobile order bit
  4. But with sprinkles.
TELUS Employee
TELUS Employee



Where would we be without apps? Great video!