Don Scott - NCSEA James Delahay Award Winner

Don Scott - NCSEA James Delahay Award Winner
Don Scott - NCSEA James Delahay Award

Don Scott, SE, FSEI, FASCE, Vice President and Director of Engineering at PCS Structural Solutions, is the recipient of The James M. Delahay Award which is presented at the recommendation of the NCSEA Code Advisory Committee to recognize outstanding individual contributions towards the development of building codes and standards. It is given in the spirit of its namesake, a person who made a long and lasting contribution to the code development process.
 
Don has been a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) 7 Wind Load Subcommittee since 1996, shaping wind load provisions for the United States, and currently serves as Subcommittee Chairman.  He is a member of the ASCE 7 General Provisions Subcommittee, ASCE 7 Steering Committee, ASCE 7 Main Committee, and ASCE Codes and Standards Activities Division Executive Committee.  Don is also Past-President of the Board of Directors for the Applied Technology Council (ATC) and has served on their board since 2009.  He has authored many technical publications, and presented numerous seminars and National Council of Structural Engineers Associations (NCSEA) webinars on wind design throughout the country.
 
Don studied engineering at the University of Idaho where he received his B.S. and M.S. degrees.  He is highly active in his local community, church, and Boy Scout troop, and most of all enjoys time with his wife, kids, and grandkids.