John Scollin – Financial Advisor at American Portfolios
John Scollin is a financial advisor at American Portfolios. He lives in Holbrook, New York.
A former Shelton fire captain and a Trumbull police sergeant were arrested Tuesday night on sexual assault charges stemming from an investigation that started in 2020, according to a release by Shelton Police Lieutenant Robert Kozlowsky.
Early Life and Education
In his early years, John was a member of the varsity swimming and diving team at Shelton High School. He won a number of awards and accolades throughout his career, including a Met Championship title and an All-American honor.
In a Hearst Connecticut Media report, a woman told Bango that Scollin and Matthew Perkowski, a Trumbull police sergeant who also works as a firefighter for the Echo Hose firehouse in Shelton, assaulted her outside of the firehouse before they went to Perkowski’s home where she said both men physically and sexually assaulted her.
In a court hearing Wednesday, both men were arraigned on charges of first-degree sexual assault and second-degree assault. They were released on $150,000 bond each, and are scheduled to appear in court Thursday.
Scollin’s professional career spanned 13 seasons in the NBA. He played for the Brooklyn Nets, Atlanta Hawks, Memphis Grizzlies, Minnesota Timberwolves and Boston Celtics.
Collins was a dependable bench player in the NBA. He suited up for the Nets and Hawks in a series of playoff runs. He also logged regular minutes for the Grizzlies and Timberwolves.
He logged over 15,000 minutes in the NBA, and has a career high in blocks. He tied his career high in blocks on January 18, 2021, in Atlanta’s home win against Minnesota.
He is a former captain of the Echo Hose Hook and Ladder Company, a fire department in Shelton. He turned himself in to police Wednesday, June 8, pending a court date on charges of first-degree sexual assault. He is released on $150,000 bail.
Achievements and Honors
John Scollin has been in the entertainment business for a while now, and he’s no slouch. He has a long list of achievements and accolades to his name, including a star turn in the latest installment of NBC’s hit show “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver,” and a spot on the judging panel for the coveted Tony award in the coming season. He also earned an Emmy and a nomination for best director for his work on the show. On the professional front, he has been part of the Platypus Theatre team for close to 20 years, and he’s never ceased to be proud of his many accomplishments, including a number of production awards and accolades. The above-mentioned aforementioned achievements have garnered him many adoring fans.
Collins has a wide variety of interests. She enjoys reading, listening to music and writing, and she also has an interest in history.
Collins combines her interest in both of those areas with a career as an actor. Her earliest roles were small roles in various films, but she soon rose to stardom.
She has appeared in a number of movies, including the war drama COMPANY OF HEROES (2013) and the indie sci-fi comedy LAKE PLACID 2.
Collins has also written two novels. Her most recent, Cravings: How I Conquered Food, focuses on her struggles with eating disorders. She has a third book in the works and is expected to release it in 2020.
The son of a military family, John Collins spent much of his childhood moving around the world. The travel has shaped him as a professional athlete.
The power forward was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks in the first round of the 2017 NBA Draft. The club paid him a huge salary in order to keep him on their team for several years as they strive to win a championship.
Collins has a wealth of endorsements and his net worth is expected to increase in the future as he continues to earn more money from his contract with the Hawks. His current earnings are estimated to be about $23 million a year.