A. Scott Reed

Dr. Scott Reed leads and directs the OSU Extension Service and O&E
Vice Provost-University Outreach & Engagement , Director-Extension Service
tel: 541-737-2713
Primary Location
101/102/108 Ballard Extension Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331


Vice Provost for University Outreach and Engagement

Scott Reed is Vice Provost for University Outreach and Engagement, member of the Provost’s Executive Committee, and Professor of Forest Engineering, Resources and Management. In his role, Scott directs the OSU Extension Service, providing strategic leadership and oversight of Oregon State University’s nationally regarded outreach and engagement programs, including faculty, staff and offices in every county in the state. Scott is charged with creating opportunities for Extension experts to engage with business people, growers, foresters, youth, and community leaders across Oregon then consult with OSU faculty to focus inquiry and teaching on issues important to Oregon communities. Scott has served at OSU since 1990 in various College of Forestry roles, including professor, executive associate dean and extension program leader. He holds a PhD in policy and economics from the University of Minnesota and bachelor and master of science degrees in forestry from Michigan State University. Scott’s Executive Assistant is Jackie Russell.