David A. Scott, CPA/PFS

David began his career in public accounting in Memphis, TN in 1977, working for a large local CPA firm.  During his career that has now spanned almost forty years, David  has had significant tax and personal financial planning experience. 

In November of 2005, after selling Scott & Pohlman, CPAs, the CPA firm that he founded, he became a financial advisor and earned the Personal Financial Specialist designation from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants in December of 2010. 

In September of 2012 David and his wife, Lori Reuss Scott, moved to Cuero, TX to open a private financial services firm located on the historic section of East Main Street, that is now Scott Financial Services, Inc.

Life in Cuero, TX agrees with David and he has become involved in many civic and charitable organizations in Cuero, including the following:


  • Cuero Development Corporation - Board of Directors
  • Boys & Girls Club of DeWitt County, Inc. - Treasurer and Board of Directors
  • Cuero Lions Club - Board of Directors
  • Cuero Rotary Club - Board of Directors
  • First Presbyterian Church - Treasurer and Session Member



David also serves as a "Money Doctor" for the 360 Degrees of Financial Literacy website sponsored by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Go to https://www.360financialliteracy.org/


He is a member of the following organizations:



  • American Institute of Certifiec Public Accountants.
  • Tax Division of the American Institute of Certifiec Public Accountants.
  • Personal Financial Planning Division of  the American Institute of Certifiec Public Accountants.