National Advisory Council

D. Scott Peterson

Membership Information:

Member Since: 2001


Christina B. Peterson


Job Title: Area Managing Partner, Retired
Company: Ernst & Young LLP
Location: Utah, United States


  • accounting


Scott Peterson is the chairman of the Utah Capital Investment Corporation and serves on the board of Intellibed Corporation. He is the audit committee chair for the Church Education System and serves in other church assignments. Scott earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting and his MAcc from BYU in 1979. Scott worked for Ernst & Whinney/Ernst & Young in Cleveland, San Francisco, Salt Lake City, and San Francisco. He retired from EY in 2011. In 1987, Scott also spent two years as a practice fellow for the Financial Accounting Standards Board. Scott and Chris have four sons.