|Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
from the 178th district
January 7, 2003
|Preceded by||Roy Reinard|
|Residence||New Hope, Pennsylvania|
|Alma mater||Washington and Jefferson College, Villanova University School of Law|
Scott Petri (born 1960) is a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from the 178th Legislative District. He is the Chairman of House Urban Affairs and the House Ethics Committee. He also serves as a member of the Liquor Control Committees.
Prior to being elected to the House, Petri was a practicing attorney, he served as counsel to Upper Makefield Township and New Britain. He also served on the Upper Makefield Township planning commission and as solicitor to the township.
A graduate of Villanova University School of Law (1985), Petri also earned a Bachelor of Arts degree cum laude from Washington and Jefferson College (1982) in Washington, Pennsylvania, and is a graduate of Downingtown Senior High School.
He resides in New Hope, Pennsylvania with his wife and son.
2015 - “State Public Official of the Year” by Pennsylvania Bio (statewide trade association representing the life science industry).
2014 - National Federation of Independent Business - “Guardian of Small Business” award.
2012 - “State Public Official of the Year” by Pennsylvania Bio (statewide trade association representing the life science industry).
- "SESSION OF 2003 - 187TH OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY - No. 1" (PDF). Legislative Journal. Pennsylvania House of Representatives. 2003-01-07.
- "Pennsylvania General Election Results". Pennsylvania Secretary of State. 2002-11-05. Retrieved 2008-11-06.
- "PA-8: Petri Officially Jumps into Congressional Race (Politics PA)". Politics PA. October 2, 2015. Retrieved October 4, 2015.
- "Petri for Congress". PETRI for CONGRESS. Retrieved 2015-10-05.
- "Scott A. Petri Awarded "State Official of the Year" by Pennsylvania Bio - Begley Carlin & Mandio, LLP". Retrieved 2015-10-05.