Adult Leadership/Open Positions


Troop 945 Committee


Position Description

Scoutmaster (SM)

Chad Eastman

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.

Assistant Scoutmasters (ASM)

Don Bowers

Neil Franz

John Hartwell

Ted Junghans

Bruce Keaner

Steve McGlynn

Mike Myers

Ralph Myers

Robert Portwood

Jeff Rendelman

Todd Sherwood

Hank Williams

Dave Wrona

Pete Zabriski


Advise Scout Patrols, lead trips, support Scoutmaster with training boys to lead the troop.

Committee Chairperson

Melissa Cloyd 

Runs the business side of the troop. Manages membership. Directs annual organization recharter. Fills vacant positions, adds/dismisses leadership if necessary.


Merit Badge Coordinator

Jennifer Van Hoven

Collects completed and signed Merit Badge Blue Cards, uploads Merit Badge information into Council database, prepares Merit Badges for Court of Honor, provides Member Summaries

Rank Advancement Coordinator

Mike Molnar

Coordinates Board of Reviews for rank advancement, uploads rank information into Council database, creates program for Court of Honor


Debbie Benson

Manages all troop finances



Adult Volunteers


Position Description

Christmas Tree Sale Coordinator

Ron Benson

Directs tree sales Nov and Dec

Eagle Advisor

John Hartwell

Provides guidance for path to Eagle

Merit Badge Counselors

Various, new Merit Badge Counselors always welcome

Counsel scouts earning merit badges, sign merit badges

Mulch Sale Coordinator

Melissa Cloyd

Directs largest annual troop fundraiser every March

New Scout Advisor

Mike Myers

Provides guidance for new scouts

Refreshments Coordinator

Nives Bidwick

Organizes Court of Honor refreshments


Jennifer Van Hoven

Manages troop website