My Scouting Timeline

General

  • 1990: Order of the Arrow (OA) Ordeal (June 21, 1990), Cahokia Lodge #126
  • 1991: Eagle Scout (Board of Review November 14, 1991; Court of Honor March 8, 1992)
  • 1991: OA Lodge Camp Promotions Chairman, Kiskhkakon Lodge #32
  • 1992: OA Founders Award, Kiskhkakon Lodge #32
  • 1992-1993: OA Lodge Secretary, Kiskhkakon Lodge #32
  • 1994: OA Vigil Honor, Kiskhkakon Lodge #32
  • 1994-1995: OA Lodge Chief, Kiskhkakon Lodge #32
  • 1996: OA Lodge Internet Chairman, Kiskhkakon Lodge #32
  • 2014: Founding Fellow, Order of the Arrow Legacy Fellows
  • Various: Shows and/or publications director/adviser at several local regional, sectional events
  • Past service: Assistant Scoutmaster, Troop Committee, Pack Committee, Unit Commissioner, Council Scout Shop staff, Council newsletter chairman, Council Executive Board (youth representative as lodge chief), Council Camping Committee (youth representative as lodge chief)
  • Current service:
    • Webelos Den Leader & Pack Committee, Pack 103
    • Council Cub Scout Camping Committee, Lewis & Clark Council
    • Adviser (Analytics) & Key Volunteer, National Order of the Arrow Communications Subcommittee

Summer Camp Staff (Trails West Council, now part of Lewis & Clark Council)

  • 1991: Counselor in Training, First-Year Camper Area
  • 1992-1993: Staff, First-Year Camper Area (“First Class Emphasis”)
  • 1994-1996: Director, First-Year Camper Area (“First Class Emphasis”)
  • 1997: Director, Ecology; and Trading Post Manager, Assistant Business Manager
  • 1998: Director, Ecology; and Trading Post Manager, Assistant Business Manager
  • 2000: Co-Founder/Director, Tech Arts

National Order of the Arrow Conferences

  • 1990 (Indiana University): Walk-in (non-registered) visitor for 2 days. Hooked on NOACs!
  • 1992 (University of Tennessee): Publications Staff, writer for the NOAC Today newspaper
  • 1994 (Purdue University): Shows Staff, theme show cast member
  • 1996 (Indiana University): Shows Staff, assistant theme show director
  • 1998 (Iowa State University): Shows Staff, assistant technical director
  • 2000 (University of Tennessee); Shows Staff, technical director
  • 2002 (Indiana University); Shows Staff, theme show author
  • 2004 (Iowa State University); Shows Staff
  • 2006 (Michigan State University); Shows Staff, communications & operations director
  • 2015 (Michigan State University); Thematics Staff, staff show lead & Spark data analyst

National Scout Jamborees

  • 1997: OA’s Odyssey of the Law, Journey Director
  • 2001: OA’s 123, Support Director
  • 2005: OA’s Scoutopia, Support Director

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