Commissioner Development Group

The Commissioner Development Group is responsible for development and maintenance of national training  and onboarding materials and processes that enable commissioners to ensure that every member of the BSA has a great Scouting experience.

Curriculum Review Team
The Curriculum Review Team coordinates a team of subject matter experts that develop and maintain both web-based and instructor-led training for commissioners.

Anna Tuohy Team Leader Chicago, IL
Kresha Alvarado College of Commissioner Science Curriculum Dallas, TX
Dave Fornadel Commissioner Basic Training Curriculum Dallas, TX
Roberta Hudson Quality Assurance Peoria, IL


National Commissioner Faculty – 2021
The National Commissioner Faculty is selected annually to develop and deliver national commissioner conferences at Philmont Training Center and Florida Sea Base and regional impact sessions.

NATIONAL CONFERENCES
Philmont Training Center
Steve Serrott Empowering the Council Commissioner Team Faculty Lead Cedar Rapids, IA
Ken King Empowering the Council Commissioner Team Faculty Member Toms River, NJ
Kandra Dickerson Empowering the District Commissioner Team Faculty Lead Des Moines, IA
Anna Tuohy Empowering the District Commissioner Team Faculty Member Chicago, Il
Ron Moore A Strong Unit Commissioner Faculty Lead Birmingham, AL
Karen Bengston A Strong Unit Commissioner Faculty Member Nashville, TN
Julia Mae-Shen Lesko

Second Century Service

Faculty Lead Washington, DC
Darlene Kihlberg

Second Century Service

Faculty Member Buffalo, NY
Jeff Bostwick

Recruiting and Engaging Commissioners

Faculty Lead San Diego, CA
Forrest Bjerkaas

Recruiting and Engaging Commissioners

Faculty Member Houston, TX
Steve Swaine Serving All Units: Working with Venture Crews, Sea Scout Ships, and Explorer Posts & Clubs Faculty Lead Dallas, TX
Steven Lee Serving All Units: Working with Venture Crews, Sea Scout Ships, and Explorer Posts & Clubs
Faculty Member San Diego, CA
Chris Beaver

Leveraging Roundtable in Unit Service

Faculty Lead Madison, WI
Mati Mayfield Leveraging Roundtable in Unit Service Faculty Member Ogden, UT
Sue Simmons

Starting, Sustaining and Growing Units

Faculty Lead Chicago, IL
David Short Starting, Sustaining and Growing Units Faculty Member Wilmington, DE

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