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National Commissioner’s Minute

The National Commissioner Support Staff bids farewell to some members and welcomes others. Read more

Ensuring that every member of the BSA has a great Scouting experience is the vision that Ellie Morrison brings to her new position as national commissioner. Read more

Recruitment and Retention

National Commissioner Service Chair

New volunteers will be needed to fulfill the promise of Scouting to girls. National Commissioner Service Recruitment and Retention Chair Kevin Baker provides some pointers on recruiting volunteers for family Scouting. Read more

Providing support to those who provide unit service is the focus for the National Commissioner Support Staff, according to new National Commissioner Service Chair Larry Chase. Read more



National Commissioner Service Resources Chair Darlene Sprague emphasizes the use of the Unit Performance Guide methodology when forming new units. Read more

The updated commissioner college courses are now available. National Commissioner Service Training Chair Tim Acree explains the development process and how the new courses will enhance commissioner service. Read more



Diversity and Inclusion

National Commissioner Service Roundtable Chair Scott McKenzie reminds commissioners that delivering effective roundtables is key to supporting units of all kinds. Read more

National Commissioner Service Diversity and Inclusion Chair Colleen Chapman points out the benefits of helping leaders create more diverse and inclusive units. Read more

BSA News


Make plans now to participate in the Jamboree-on-the Air and Jamboree-on-the-Internet. Read more

National Commissioner Service Communications Chair Rick Hillenbrand puts on his pack committee chair hat and shares some insights about girls joining the Cub Scouting program. Read more


Regional Commissioners

JTE Key Performance Indicators

Regional and Area Commissioners Organization Chart. Read more

Here’s a look at the latest Key Performance Indicators from March 2018. Read more


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