Scott Berger first established his electrical contracting business in 1991. He started in the electrical field in 1985 by attending Los Angeles Trade and Technical College, and completed the 2 year Electrical Construction and Maintenance program while working in the afternoons as an apprentice. In 1988 Scott moved to Mammoth Lakes, CA where he started working as a ski lift electrician for Mammoth Mountain Ski Area. While there Scott's responsibilities included the construction and maintenance of ski lift electrical systems, water control systems and the construction of the snow making compressor building and pump stations. He also designed and installed new control systems for many existing Mammoth Mountain ski lifts. In 1999 Scott decided to leave the ski area to focus on his contracting business and has been serving the Eastern Sierra ever since.