W. David Scott

W. David Scott ’85

W. David Scott is the President and CEO of Tetrad Corporation, a privately-owned asset management firm, with long-term objectives to create value for shareholders by investing in marketable securities, bonds to private equities, and real estate. David is also the Chairman of the Board for Tetrad Property Group and plays an integral role in business development and management oversight for the company. Before founding Magnum Resources Inc., which merged with Tetrad Corporation in 2004, David worked for Peter Kiewit in numerous construction jobs and in the banking business in Iowa. He has served on several public boards including MFA, Mid-American Energy, Home Services and IRET.

In addition to serving on several private boards, he is involved in numerous civic organizations within the community including the Hastings College Foundation, the Boy Scouts of America Mid-America Council, the Children’s Scholarship Fund, The Knights of Aksarben Foundation and River City Rodeo.

David graduated from Hastings College in 1985 and previously served on the College’s Board of Trustees from 1997 to 2009.