Since earning his B.S., Scott Carmona has distinguished himself as a successful business leader, experienced developer and visionary community leader. Scott is the owner and president of Sunrise National Distributors, Inc., a Michigan-based national distributor of automotive aftermarket products. He also serves as a managing member of several real estate developments. Scott has received numerous awards, including SVSU’s Business & Industrial Development Institute Entrepreneur of the Year (1997); SVSU Outstanding Alumni Award for the College of Science, Engineering & Technology (2005); Distinguished Laureate of Junior Achievement’s Business Hall of Fame (2006). A steadfast community supporter, Scott has served various organizations: the Bay County Growth Alliance, Dow Bay Area Family YMCA (past president) and McLaren Bay Special Care Hospital. In 2011, Scott was appointed to SVSU’s Board of Control. He also sits on the SVSU Engineering Advisory Board. Scott’s philanthropy has included establishing two scholarships for SVSU students: the Carmona Endowed Business Scholarship and the Scott and Nancy Carmona Engineering Scholarship. Scott and his wife Nancy live in Bay City. They have two sons, Ryan (wife, Amanda) and Eric.