Troop Leadership

Appointed by the Charter

Chartered Organization Representative (COR) – Eric Carlson
The Chartered Organization Representative is the direct contact between the unit and the Chartered Organization, and is the head of the Scouting Department of the Charter Organization. This individual is also the organization’s contact with the district committee and the Local Council. The chartered organization representative may become a member of the district committee and is a voting member of the council. The Chartered Organization Representative appoints the unit committee chair. For more information on the Charter Organization, see Marina Cathedral.

Troop Committee Chairman – Brandi Schwabe
The unit committee chair is appointed by the chartered organization and registered as an adult leader of the BSA. The unit committee chairman appoints and supervises the unit committee and unit leaders.

Scoutmaster (SM) – Brien Siemantel
The Scoutmaster is the adult responsible for working directly with the Scouts to help them create the program for the troop. The Scoutmaster trains boy leaders to run the troop by providing direction, coaching, and support. The Scoutmaster is appointed by the Charter Organization.

Appointed by the Committee

Troop ChaplainBrien Siemantel
The unit chaplain is appointed by the committee chairman to provide spiritual tone, guide the chaplain aide, give spiritual counseling, and promote the regular religious participation of each member.

Appointed by the Scoutmaster

Assistant Scoutmasters (ASM)April Barr, Steve Borek, Alan Miller 
An Assistant Scoutmaster is one of the adult leaders age 18 or over who assist the Scoutmaster in delivering the troop program. Assistant Scoutmasters are appointed by the Scoutmaster, and approved by the Committee Chair.

  • Assistant Scoutmaster
    Regular (aka experienced) patrol. Assists in providing two-deep leadership in smaller troops; may be assigned to one or more regular patrols in larger troops.
  • Assistant Scoutmaster – new-Scout patrol
    Works with the Troop Guide, new-Scout Patrol Leader and Den Chief to help deliver the troop program to Scouts without experience (often 11- and 12-year olds) entering the troop.
  • Assistant Scoutmaster – Venture
    Works with the Venture Patrol Leader in delivering high adventure and sports program the Venture patrol who’s members are usually 13+ and of higher rank.
  • Assistant Scoutmaster – Administration
    Assists with records and materials; may be assigned to work with the Assistant Senior Patrol Leader.