Scott Hege


Scott has been in Wasco County since 1991 when he became the Executive Director of the Port of The Dalles. He was with the Port for 14+ years, moving on at the conclusion of the land deal with Google. In addition to serving as a County Commissioner, he is currently the principal of a consulting firm in the construction sector.

He was born in Spokane, Washington and graduated from high school there and went on to the University of Idaho where he obtained a degree in Mechanical Engineering. Following his undergraduate studies he earned a Masters in Business Administration from Washington State University.

Scott has been married to Betsy for over 25 years and they have two children Samantha and Sydney. They live in a rural part of the County on 12 acres between The Dalles and Mosier. He enjoys the rural life and is an avid snow skier and outdoor enthusiast.

Masters in Business Administration (MBA), Washington State University, Pullman, Washington
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho
High School, Joel E. Ferris, Spokane, Washington


  • S3B Group - Principal, The Dalles, Oregon
  • Design Structures, LLC - Vice President, The Dalles, Oregon
  • Port of The Dalles - Executive Director, The Dalles, Oregon
  • Interbeton. Inc. - Marketing Manager, Williamsburg, Virginia
  • Morrison-Knudsen Company - Boise, Idaho
  • Positions: Cost Analyst, Construction Engineer, Piping/Structural Engineer,
  • Hydromechanical Engineer, Quality Control Engineer, Field Engineer, Associate Engineer

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