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Dominic Wolters is the Central Region Venturing President for 2017-2018.
Dominic is from Northern Star Council in Saint Paul, MN. His term of office will begin June 1, 2017. An incoming...
Cathie Seebauer has been selected to serve as the National Venturing Vice President for the 2017-2018 term.
Cathie is from Crew 1 in Prairielands Council, based out of Champaign, Illinois. Previously,...
Please welcome the Central Region Venturing Vice Presidents for 2017-2018:
Kevin Leahy, VP-Administration
Catherine Colletti, VP-Program
Pamela Petterchak, VP-Communication
Kevin, Catherine and Pamela will be responsible for working closely with
the 2017-2018 Central Region...
The Central Region is the administrative body that services sixty-five local BSA councils in the Great Midwest of the United States . The territory spanned by the Central Region includes council headquarter cities in thirteen states, including all of Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Ohio, Wisconsin, and parts of Indiana, Kentucky, Montana, Nebraska, South Dakota, Virginia, and West Virginia. As a whole, these sixty-five councils positively influence the lives of over 550,000 registered youth in traditional BSA programs. Included in that figure are over 20,000 Venturers in over 1,800 crews (including over 380 Sea Scouts in over 70 ships). The region works to support and sustain these sixty-five councils as they build, support and sustain their programs. This web-based resource is aimed to support the objectives of Central Region, BSA. See the Area Pages tab above for a complete listing of councils organized by area within the region.
2017-2018 Central Region Area 1 Venturing President - Deanna Anderson
Deanna Anderson will be serving as the 2017-2018 Area 1 Venturing President! Please join me in extending our congratulations to her! Deanna is currently a dual registered and active member of two councils in the state of South Dakota. Her home council is the Sioux Council located in Sioux Falls, SD which is part of Area 1 in the Central Region, and is currently a registered, active, and founding member... [More]
2017-2018 Central Region Area 2 Venturing President - Gordon Meier
Gordon Meier is the 2016-2017 Central Region Venturing Area 2 President. Gordon is a member of Crew 176 out of the Water and Woods FSC and has been involved with Scouting since Cub Scouts. For the past 6 years he's been a member of Troop 176 out of Grand Blanc, MI. Gordon received his Eagle Scout in 2015 and has remained active. During his time as a Venturer, he has served as... [More]
2017-2018 Central Region Venturing Area 3 President - Maddy Agers
Maddy Agers has been selected to serve as the 2017-2018 Area 3 Venturing President. Maddy is from the Greater St. Louis Area Council and lives in St. Louis, Missouri. She is a member of Venturing Crews 2821 and 2783. She has previously served as Crew 2821 VOA Vice President of Communications, Gravois Trail District VOA Vice President of Communications, Greater St. Louis Area Council VOA Vice President of... [More]
2017-2018 Central Region Area 4 Venturing President - Grace Prorok
Grace Prorok is 18 years old from the Greater Cleveland Council and has been named the 2017-2018 Central Region Area 4 Venturing President. She is a member of Crew 4929 located in Twinsburg, OH. She also served as the Area 4 Venturing president for the 2016- 2017 term, Vice President of Administration of the Tinkers Creek District VOA, and as President of her crew. She has held numerous crew positions... [More]
2017-2018 Central Region Area 5 Venturing President - Bonnie Miller
The 2017-2018 Area 5 Venturing President is Bonnie Miller. Bonnie has been a member of Crew 2052 in Lawrence, Kansas since she was 14. She has served as crew Quartermaster, Secretary, Vice President of Program, and President in her home crew. She was the 2016-2017 Heart of America Council VOA President, and is currently serving as the HOAC VOA Vice President of Program. Bonnie joined Venturing because it combined her love of... [More]
2017-2018 Central Region Area 6 Venturing President - Sydney Roscoe
Sydney Roscoe is the 2017-18 Central Region Area 6 Venturing President. Sydney is from Erie Shores Council in Toledo, Ohio. She is a member of Crew 2457. She has served for the past two terms as the Area 6 Venturing Vice President of Communications. She has also previously served as her Crew President and Treasurer. Sydney has completed Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews, National Youth Leadership Training, Goal and... [More]
2017-2018 Central Region Venturing Area 7 President - Kevin Troy
Kevin Troy was selected as the Central Region Venturing Area 7 2017-2018 Venturing President. His term will begin June 1, 2017 and continue through May 31, 2018. Kevin is from Pathway to Adventure Council and is a resident of Lemont, IL. He is a member of Crew 0049 chartered out of Lemont United Methodist Church. He is currently finishing his freshmen year at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where... [More]