Doug Hill – Troop Guide

Wood Badge Course / Critter:  S7-602-13 -FoxScout Doug Hill

Scout Unit: ADC Capital District

District: Capital

Years in Scouting: 39

Highest Rank: Life

Current Registered Position: ADC Capital & Assistant District Chairman

Other Positions in Scouting and for how long?

  • ASM 25 years Toop 409
  • SM Troop 409 4 years
  • Advance Chairman Capital 15 years

Occupation: Nikon Microscope and Camera Sales to Hospitals and Colleges

Who’s in Your Family?

  • Wife Valerie 24 years (went on the last Maine High Adventure with me in 1990)
  • Son, Brian (Eagle Scout)
  • Son Casey (Eagle Scout)
  • Daughter Taelor(lives in Portugal)
  • Stepson Craig
  • Stepson Brett
  • 5 grandchildren

What is your favorite Scouting event? National Jamborees—- loved our 100th Anniversary of Heart of Virginia Council Many more AT Hikes

What do you most enjoy doing? Hiking– taking Photos –Gardening

What is your best Scouting memory? At the 50th Anniversary of the Robert E Lee Council 1966 At Fair Grounds as a Member of Explorer troop from the Richmond Fire we put out a tent fire driving the fire truck

If you had unlimited time and resources, what would you choose to do? Take a trip around the world

What are the most important things in your life? Family and good health and scouting

What do most people not know about you? quiet but patient

What are your favorite movies? Star Wars series and The Bridge over the River Kwai

What is your favorite food or meal? Roast Beef Love Baked Turkey

What is your favorite book as an adult? As a youth? All of John Grisham Books and most of Patricia Cornwell AS Youth Dickens Oliver Twist Huck Finn

What is something about you that would surprise other people? Being Crazy at times

What is your favorite childhood memory? Going to Buckroee Beach on the train with my family

What is your favorite music and bands? Jimmy Buffett and Beach Boys now Carbon Leaf local band in Richmond

What are your hobbies? Gardining