Wood Badge Course / Critter: SR677 – Eagle
Scout Unit: Troop 715
District: Cardinal District
Years in Scouting: 25
Highest Rank: Eagle
Current Registered Position: Assistant Scoutmaster Troop 715
Other Positions in Scouting and for how long?
- Assistant Scoutmaster – 18 years
- Cardinal District Program Chairman – 8 years
- Heart of Virginia Council Board Member – 2 years
- Wood Badge Staff – 2007, 2011, 2013
- Outdoor Leader Training Staff – 7 years
- Patrick Henry Instructor – 11 years
Occupation? Regional Director , Labcorp Specialty Testing Group
Who’s in Your Family?
- Wife (33 years) – Forrest
- Son – Charles (Eagle Scout)
- Son – Bobby (Eagle Scout)
- Daughter – Dorothy
- Daughter –in –law – Lauren
- Grandson – Alex.
What is your favorite Scouting event? Backpacking with Troop 715
What do you most enjoy doing? Spending time with my family doing anything.
What is your best Scouting memory? I have many wonderful scout memories, but without a doubt my son’s Eagle Scout ceremonies top the list!
If you had unlimited time and resources, what would you choose to do? Travel with my wife and family anywhere; Play the great golf courses in the US and Great Britain
What are the most important things in your life? The health and well- being of my family
What do most people not know about you? I have been the tournament director for the City of Richmond Junior Golf Championship for the past 8 years and 5 years ago I started the City of Richmond Junior Girls Golf Championship and still serve as tournament director for that event.
What are your favorite movies? John Wayne movies
What is your favorite food or meal? North Carolina BBQ
What is your favorite book as an adult? Day of the Jackal
As a youth? Hardy Boys books
What is something about you that would surprise other people? I am older than I look
What is your favorite childhood memory? Playing basketball and other sports down at Blair Park!
What is your favorite music and bands? Motown
What are your hobbies?
- Outdoor Activities- golf
- water sports
- Also, Scouting, coaching youth sports and travel
Geez, anything else? I am from North Carolina and therefore a huge Carolina fan. Go Heels!