United States Governors and Scouting

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Eighteen current U.S. governors have participated in Scouting. The chart indicates the governor was a Scout as a youth, earned Eagle Scout rank, or has been a volunteer as an adult.

Name

Party

Current Term

State

Youth
Member

Eagle
Scout

Adult
Volunteer

Governor Neil Abercrombie

D

2010–2014

HI

X

 

Governor Chris Christie

R

2010–2014

NJ

X

Governor Tom Corbett

R

2011–2015

PA

X

X

Governor Jack Dalrymple

R

2010–2014

ND

X

 Governor Gary R. Herbert

2009–2013

UT

X

 

 

Governor John Hickenlooper

D

2011–2015

CO

X

 

 

Governor John Kitzhaber

D

2011–2015

OR

X 

 

 

Governor Paul LePage

R

 2011–2015

ME

X

 

 

Governor Dannel Malloy

D

2011–2015

CT

X

 

Governor Susana Martinez

R

2011–2015

NM

 

 

X

Governor Robert McDonnell

R

 2010–2014

VA

X

 

 

Governor Matt Mead

R

2011–2015

WY

X

 

 

Governor Jay Nixon

D

2009–2017

MO

X

 X

 

Governor Sean Parnell

R

2009–2014

AK

X

 

 

Governor Rick Perry

R

2000–2015

TX

X

X

 

Governor Brian Sandoval

R

2011–2015

NV

X

 

 

Governor Rick Scott

R

2011–2015

FL

X

X

 

Governor Scott Walker

R

2011–2015 

WI

X

X

X


Updated April 2013