Message from the Director

Scott served in the Unites States Air Force as a 2P071 Precision Measurement Equipment Laboratory Craftsman from 1988 to 2012. His duty assignments include:

  • Aviano AB, Italy with the 31st Maintenance Squadron
  • Bitburg AB, Germany with the 36th Maintenance Squadron
  • Hickam AFB, HI with the 15th Component Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
  • McChord AFB, WA with the 62nd Maintenance Squadron,
  • Mountain Home AFB, ID with the 366th Maintenance Squadron
  • Osan AB, Republic of Korea with the 51st Maintenance Squadron
  • Ramstein AB, Germany with the 86th Maintenance Squadron
Scott Thorsness

Home Life

Scott was born and raised in Coeur d'Alene, graduating from CDA High School in 1988. He has an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Electronic Systems Technology. After completing his military service, he returned to his home town in April of 2012. He has been working with Kootenai County since June of 2012. Scott and his wife Jutta have three sons; Tyler, Neven and Lucas. He loves spending time with his family and church and going hunting, fishing, camping and most any other activity that includes the outdoors.

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