Troop Committee & Youth Leadership

TROOP COMMITTEE MEMBERS (Adults)

Scout Master:     Jim Fox 
Committee Chairman:     Randy Carlson
Assistant Scout Master, Treasurer:    Dan St. Jules
Charter Organization Representative, Equipment Manager:     Mike Hauge (Eagle Scout)
Charter Organization Representative:       Marv Hauge
Troop Chaplain:     Dave Seraphin
Advancement Coordinator:     John Odean
Outdoor/Activities Coordinator, Assistant Scout Master:       Bill Schramm
STEM Coordinator:       Kai Liu
Secretary:     Lori Cunz
Committe Member, Webmaster:     Lisa Liu
Committee Member:       Joe Rubo
Committee Member:       Nick Roberts
Committee Member:       Dan Fitzgerald (Eagle Scout)
Committee Member:       Rick Wojak
Committee Member:       Gerhard Schwarz
Committee Member:       Ben Willis
Committee Member:       William Eby
Assistant Scout Master:   Mark W.
Assistant Scout Master:   Matt P.




YOUTH LEADERSHIP

Senior Patrol Leader
:     Ben
Patrol Leader:     Sean
Patrol Leader:     Logan
Assistant Patrol Leader:     Jacob
Quartermaster:     Morgan
Webmaster:     Logan
Chaplain Aide:     Ben
Scribe:     Seth 
Bugler:     Nic Nic
Order of the Arrow Representative:     Jacob 

What is a Patrol?  

What are the available youth leadership positions in Boy Scouts? 


Some available youth leadership positions in the Boy Scouts are:

Senior Patrol Leader
The senior patrol leader (SPL) is elected by the Scouts to represent them as the top youth leader in the troop. He runs all troop meetings, events, activities, the annual program planning conference, and the patrol leaders' council meeting. He appoints other troop youth leaders with the advice and counsel of the Scoutmaster.


Assistant Senior Patrol Leader
The assistant senior patrol leader (ASPL) is the second highest-ranking youth leader in the troop. He is appointed by the senior patrol leader with the approval of the Scoutmaster. The assistant senior patrol leader acts as the senior patrol leader in the absence of the senior patrol leader or when called upon. He also provides leadership to other youth leaders in the troop.



Patrol Leader

The patrol leader is the elected leader of his patrol.  He represents his patrol on the patrol leaders’ council and appoints the assistant patrol leader.

Junior Assistant Scoutmaster
The junior assistant Scoutmaster (JASM) serves in the capacity of an assistant Scoutmaster except where legal age and maturity are required. He must be at least 16 years old and not yet 18. He is appointed by the Scoutmaster because of his leadership ability.

Troop Guide
The troop guide works with new Scouts. He helps them feel comfortable and earn their First Class in their first year. He teaches basic Scout skills and works with the patrol leader at patrol leaders’ council meetings.



Quartermaster
The quartermaster keeps track of troop equipment and sees that it is in good working order. He keeps records on patrol and troop equipment, makes sure equipment is in good working condition, and issues equipment and makes sure it is returned in good condition. (Appointed by the SPL)

Scribe
The scribe keeps the troop records. He records the activities of the patrol leaders’ council and keeps a record of dues, advancement, and Scout attendance at troop meetings. (Appointed by the SPL)


Historian
The historian preserves troop photographs, news stories, trophies, flags, scrapbooks, awards, and other memorabilia. (Appointed by the SPL)


Librarian
The librarian oversees the care and use of troop books, pamphlets, magazines, audiovisuals, and merit badge counselor lists. (Appointed by the SPL)

Instructor
The instructor teaches Scouting skills. (Appointed by the SPL)


Bugler
The Bugler should be able to make appropriate bugle calls, as requested, at troop activities. (Appointed by the SPL) Serving as Bugler can apply towards Positions of Responsibility requirements for Star and Life but not Eagle.


Chaplain Aide
The chaplain aide works with the troop chaplain to meet the religious needs of Scouts in the troop. He also works to promote the religious emblems program. (Appointed by the SPL)

Den Chief
The den chief works with the Cub Scouts, Webelos Scouts, and den leaders in the Cub Scout pack. Helps Cub Scouts advance through Cub Scout ranks and encourages Cub Scouts to join a Boy Scout troop upon graduation.

Webmaster
The Webmaster works with an adult leader to keep information on the web site up to date. Information posted includes photographs, maps, and information of upcoming events and activities.




Order of the Arrow Representative

The Order of the Arrow Representative is a youth liaison serving between the local Order of the Arrow (OA) lodge or chapter and his troop. In his unit, he helps meet the needs of the unit and will serve as a communication and programmatic link to and from Arrowmen, adult leaders and Scouts who are not presently members of the Order. (Appointed by the SPL)


Outdoor Ethics Guide  (aka Leave No Trace Trainer)

The Outdoor Ethics Guide specializes in teaching Leave No Trace and Tread Lightly! principles and ensures that the troop follows the principles of Leave No Trace and Tread Lightly! on all outings such as camping and other outdoor activities.

He can also help Scouts earn the Leave No Trace award.

He should have a thorough understanding of and commitment to Leave No Trace and Tread Lightly!. Ideally, he should have completed Leave No Trace training or Tread Lightly! training as well as earned both the Camping and Environmental Science merit badges.

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