Scott Dietzen


In the nearly three decades that Scott has been with CLA, he has focused intentionally on serving clients, developing professionals and building teams. He has held numerous leadership positions within the firm and in those roles he has overseen organizational, geographic, professional, and people growth, as well as facilitated numerous mergers and acquisitions in the industry. In his current position as Chief Practice Officer, Scott leads CLA's mountain west region, including offices in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Colorado and New Mexico.


  • Bachelors of science in accounting, Central Washington University
  • Bachelors of science in agricultural economics, Washington State University
  • Certified Public Accountant in the State of Washington

In the community

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants