National Venturing Advisor: Mr. Kris ZahrobskyPathway to Adventure Council
Kris Zahrobsky is from the Pathway to Adventure Council and is currently serving as the National Venturing Advisor and National Venturing Vice-Chair.
Kris is lifetime member of the BSA, he started as a youth Tiger Cub and completed his youth tenure serving as the Central Region Venturing President from 2000-2001. Kris is an Arrow of Life Recipient, Eagle Scout, Exploring Gold Award Recipient, Venturing Silver Award Recipient, James E. West Fellow, and Vigil Honor member of the Order of the Arrow. He has also received the Council, Region, and National Venturing Leadership Awards, the Training and Advisorís Key Awards, and is a recipient of the Silver Antelope Award.
Prior to his current appointment, Kris served in Area, Regional, and National roles for the past 16 years. He has previously served as Central Region Venturing Chair and Advisor, Central Region Area 7 Venturing Chair and Advisor, and the Chair of the National Venturing Program Development Task Force, among additional committee roles outside of Venturing.
Outside of Scouting, Kris enjoys traveling, softball, bowling, and haunted houses. He, his wife, and their dog, Hawkeye, reside in Willowbrook, Illinois. His wife, Rachel, is also involved in Scouting, and serves as the Central Region Area 7 Venturing Chair and Advisor.