Donald Scott – Buildings & Facilities Standing Committee Chair

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DRS resume (new) vignetteDonald R. Scott, S.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE, is the Vice President and Director of Engineering at PCS Structural Solutions and has been a Principal of the firm since 1986.  He has led many of the firm’s educational, commercial, institutional and private projects for new and renovated construction. Don’s proficiency in high-end structural analysis is a strong resource at PCS Structural Solutions, a 50-person firm with offices in both Tacoma and Seattle, Washington. Don is a civil and structural engineering graduate of the University of Idaho with civil and structural engineering licenses in Washington and seven other states.

Don has authored many technical publications, and has presented numerous seminars and NCSEA webinars on wind design throughout the country.  He has been a member of the ASCE 7 Wind Load Committee since 1996, shaping future IBC provisions for wind design, and currently serves as Chairman. He is also a member of the ASCE 7 General Provisions committee, a member of the ASCE 7 Steering Committee, Chairman of the NCSEA Wind Committee, and a former Chair of the SEAW Wind Load Committee.