Scott W. Parson is the president of Staker Parson Companies and the Oldcastle Materials Mountain West Division, comprising eighteen businesses in eight western states: Montana, Wyoming, Idaho, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico, and Colorado. Oldcastle Materials is the nation’s leading integrated supplier of rock products, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, paving and construction services.
Parson is a past chair of the Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce and a member of the organization’s executive committee and Board of Governors. He previously chaired the Transportation and Public Policy committees.
He helped establish the Weber State University Parson Construction Management Program and chaired the Industry Advisory Committee for many years. In 2004, he received the Distinguished Service Award from Weber State University.
Parson is a National Ready Mixed Concrete Association director, former Utah Associated General Contractors director, Ready Mix Concrete Education and Research Foundation chair, and he served eight years on the Utah State Parks and Recreation Board.
He graduated from Brigham Young University and the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, where he earned a Master of Business Administration degree.
In his spare time, he enjoys golf, music, gardening, fly-fishing, and hunting. He resides in Layton, Utah, with his wife, Allison, and three children (triplets).