David E. Scott
B.S. (General Sciences), 1977, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
1988-Present Pesticide Administrator, Office of Indiana State Chemist (OISC), West Lafayette, IN
Administer the state pesticide product and pesticide user regulatory programs and coordinate with U.S. EPA in the administration of the federal pesticide regulatory program in Indiana.
1982-1988 Manager Pesticide Applicator Certification & Licensing, OISC
Manage the competency, certification and licensing program for pesticide applicators and application businesses operating in Indiana.
1978-1982 Pesticide Investigator, OISC
Conduct pesticide regulatory compliance inspections and investigations under the Indiana pesticide product registration and applicator use laws and under the federal pesticide law.
1977-1978 Management Trainee, Orkin Pest Control, Kokomo, IN
Train to become manager of a regional pest control branch office, developing skills as a termite control technician, general pest control route technician, and service manager.
1976-1977 Construction Worker, National Homes Corporation, Lafayette, IN
General construction and carpentry.
Frequent participant, U.S. EPA Pesticide Regulator Education Program (annually since 1985)
Clearinghouse for Licensing Enforcement and Regulation (CLEAR) annual education conference
Honors, Memberships and Activities
Chair, Pesticide Education Safety Program State Funding Committee (current)
Chair, Association of American Pesticide Control Officials (AAPCO)/Industry Comm. (current)
Board of Directors, American Agronomic Stewardship Alliance (AASA) (current)
Board of Directors, Indiana Water Monitoring Council (current)
Chair, Indiana Water Monitoring Council 2014 Symposium Planning Committee
Secretary, Indiana Pesticide Review Board (current)
Regulator-in-Residence, U.S. EPA Office of Pesticide Programs (current)
Member, State FIFRA Issues Research & Evaluation Group (SFIREG) working committee
Member, Association of Structural Pest Control Regulatory Officials (ASPCRO) Termiticide Labeling Registration Committee (current)
Member, ASPCRO Label Committee (current)
Member, ASPCRO Structural Remediation Standards Committee (current)
Co-Chair, U.S. EPA E-enterprise Initiative Scoping Workgroup(“Pesticide Label Matching”)
Inductee, ASPCRO Hall of Fame (2010)
President, AAPCO (1997-1998)
President, ASPCRO (1991-1993)