He attended Oregon State University where he majored in agriculture business management. Scronce farmed in the Merrill, Klamath Falls area from 1981 until 2010. He has been on the board of the Oregon Wheat Growers League, a member of Oregonians for Food and Shelter and board member for the National Association of Wheat Growers.
From 2008 to the present he has been a board member of the Klamath Water Users Association and is a member of the Upper Klamath Water Users Association where he served as president in 2009.
The seat is currently held by Republican Doug Whitsett, also from Klamath Falls. He is seeking a third term.