Oregon State University Associate Professor and Director of the Oregon Wood Innovation Center Scott Leavengood is director of the Oregon Wood Innovation Center at Oregon State University. The center is a joint initiative of OSU’s College of Forestry and the OSU Extension Service. Scott began his career with OSU in 1994 as a Wood Products Extension Agent located in southern Oregon. He moved to the Corvallis campus in 2006 when the Wood Innovation Center was established. His job duties include coordinating the outreach activities of the department of Wood Science & Engineering at OSU, providing technical assistance to wood products firms, and assisting entrepreneurs. Scott has a B.S. in Wood Science & Technology from Colorado State University, M.S. from Oregon State University, and a Ph.D. from Portland State University.