Judge John Thatcher takes lead as Council President

Last Thursday evening at the Council’s annual meeting, Judge John Thatcher of Mount Vernon, Ohio was elected president of the Executive Board.  John has 4 Eagle Scout sons, and has served as committee chairman of his sons’ pack and troop for many years. Long time council volunteer and past president Arv Palmer was elected Council Commissioner.

Amy Pinson of Zanesville, Ohio is now president-elect and will take the presidency at the conclusion of Judge Thatcher’s term.  Other officers elected at the meeting are: Chrystal Rardin – VP Administration,  Ed Romito – VP Fund Development,                 Amy Pinson –  VP Finance,  Jim Gill – VP Properties,  Bill Shriver – VP Program,         Chip Udischas – VP Membership, and John Wheeler – Treasurer.

Outgoing President Ed Romito and outgoing commissioner Chrystal Rardin were presented with gifts recognizing their service.  Both will continue as members of the Executive Board.

New board members elected at the meeting are:  Dean Cole, David Weinberg, Pam Paisley, Bryan Hardesty, Chad Jackson, Linda Udischas,

Ed Romito receives a thank you.               Chrystal Rardin receives her thank you gift.

Assembled board members.

NESA Eagle Gathering and Recognition Event – April 8, 2017

5:30pm: Networking/Light Refreshments
6:00pm: Dinner and Program

The Purposes of a Council NESA Committee

  1.  Support the council’s mission and vision
  2.  Help the council achieve its Journey to Excellence goals
  3. To find and encourage Eagle Scouts to become active re-sources for the council leadership and programs.

Gathering to be held at: Dresden United Methodist Church for a Cost of $15 An RSVP is requested by March 31st, 2017 (740-453-0571).  All Eagle Scouts are welcome to attend this inaugural event of the Muskingum Valley Council NESA Committee. Please pass this Invitation onto other Eagle Scouts!

2017 Summer Camp Leader Meeting

Calling all Superheroes of Scouting (aka: Unit Leaders)

Saturday March 4th, 2017

10:00am – Noon

MVSR Fortress of Solitude (aka: The Dining Hall)

Come find out more about Boy Scout Summer Camp and the SUPER program the camp staff has planned!!!

Note: March 4th is the last day for the $25 deposit so don’t miss out on your opportunity to get you very own Green Lantern (pictured above).

Following the meeting there will be a lunch provided by the Council Woodbadge Committee.  Donations will be accepted to go towards the Woodbadge Scholarship fund.

 

UNIVERSITY OF SCOUTING

 Registration Link

MARCH 18, 2017 AT OHIO UNIVERSITY – ZANESVILLE

You’re a new leader, or an experienced leader, or even a helpful parent;  you have questions, you want to learn more…  University of Scouting is a day full of informative, hands-on sessions designed to improve your Scouting skills, and make your job as leader easier and FUN!

As an added bonus, we will recognize volunteer leaders and present the Silver Beaver Awards during a lunchtime Celebration of Leadership!

MARCH 18, 2017  AT OHIO UNIVERSITY – ZANESVILLE

University of Scouting

March 18, 2017  At Ohio University – Zanesville

March 18, 2017 at Ohio University – Zanesville

You’re a new leader, or an experienced leader, or even a helpful parent;  you have questions, you want to learn more…  University of Scouting is a day full of informative, hands-on sessions designed to improve your Scouting skills, and make your job as leader easier and FUN!

As an added bonus, we will recognize volunteer leaders and present the Silver Beaver Awards during a lunchtime Celebration of Leadership!

Mark your calendar now, you won’t want to miss this exciting, informative day!

MARCH 18, 2017  AT OHIO UNIVERSITY – ZANESVILLE

MARCH 18, 2017 AT OHIO UNIVERSITY – ZANESVILLE