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Frontier District

The Frontier District serves the City and County of Denver. We offer numerous programs throughout the year to support and strengthen pack and troop programs. This website is frequently updated and is the best place to check for current events and information.

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Frontier District Committee

The district committee is comprised of community resources to support your unit. These leaders from the district ensure that Frontier is able to provide key resources and important program to our Scouts and Leaders.

Chartering Organization Representatives are automatically members of the District Committee and are encouraged to attend our monthly committee meetings. All other members of the committee are elected yearly...

If you need assistance with any service listed here, you should contact the volunteer that supports that service first.

The committee meets on the second Thursday of the month at 6:30 PM located at Bethany Lutheran Church, at 4500 E. Hampden.

District Chairman:

Sean O'Hara

The district chair is responsible for the successful operation of all the committees of the district. He provides leadership to the committee chairs and ensures full, functioning committees.

Program Vice Chair:

Vacant

Membership Vice Chair:

Don Andersen, Jr.

Webelos to Scout Chair:

Charles Kubin

Camping & Outdoors Chair:

Gary Hoffman

In addition to promoting camping programs, the camping committee also tracks trends in summer camp attendance, and provides input into the operation of the summer camping facilities.

Order of the Arrow Advisor:

Greg Holt

Advancement & Recognition Chair:

Greg Holt

The district advancement program provides youth and adults the knowledge and skills necessary to have a great unit advancement program. We counsel and train leadership on record keeping, merit badge counseling techniques, and the requirements for becoming an Eagle Scout.

Training Chair:

Steve Powell

Cub Scout Training - Sherrie Boyle
Boy Scout Training - Scott Dory
Youth Protection Training - Greg Holt & David Oar
Troop Committee Challenge - Greg Holt

Training courses are developed to provide all levels of knowledge for unit operations. This ranges from the youth member who has been elected a patrol leader for the first time to the Scoutmaster with 20 years of experience. Training is essential! By learning the best practices for your position, you will become a better leader!

Activities and Civic Services Chair:

J.D. Leonard - 303.960.5723

District Day Camp Director - Sherrie Boyle
Scout Show Chair - Gary Hoffmann

The district helps units to coordinate events and activities. In addition to having district sponsored events we also encourage units to sponsor their own events and invite units from around the district to participate.

Health and Safety Chair:

David Oar

Fun filled programs are the hope of every scout leader. The safety of those programs are also imperative. Our district health and safety resource was created to help you ensure that your activities are conducted in accordance with BSA guidelines. We offer training and counseling in such topics as, The Guide to Safe Scouting, Safety Afloat, Tour Permits, Climb on Safely, Bicycle Safety and Swim Defense.

Finance Chair:

Steve Anderson

Family Investment in Character- Pattie Nortman
Sports Breakfast Chair - Jeff Burney
Popcorn Chair - Kendra Brayton

Commissioner Staff:

District Commissioner:  Tim Brackett 303.322.5823
Boy Scout/Roundtable—ADC: Nico Gallegos 303.725.9614
Cub Scout/Roundtable—ADC:  Eddie Buonaiuto 303.229.1493

The Commissioner Staff Mission is to facilitate discussion and provide resources to units. This group of experts operate as unit development consultants. They are charged with contacting unit leadership on a monthly basis just to see how things are going. Unit leaders should get to know their commissioner and seek their advice.

Commissioner meetings are the second Thursday of every month at 7 pm Bethany Lutheran Church, at 4500 E. Hampden

Eagle Scout Team:

Greg Holt

(Clarifications & Appeals)


Scouting's Journey to Excellence (JTE)

(Formerly Unit Success Award (USA) Information)

Scouting’s Journey to Excellence is the BSA’s new council performance recognition program designed to encourage and reward success and measure the performance of our units, districts, and councils. It is replacing the Centennial Quality Awards Program as a means of encouraging excellence in providing a quality program at all levels of the BSA Sample Calendars:

Commissioners Wanted

  • Have you ever wondered what it would be like to help at a Scouting event  where your own youth were not directly involved?
  • Do you believe in the magical spirit of Scouting?
  • Is Scouting a way of life, not just an extra-curricular activity?
  • Do you find that the busier you are, the more you really get done?
  • Are you ready to share your Scouting experiences with others?

If you answered yes to any one of the above questions, you might have the Commissioner qualities that are desired. To find out more about Commissioner Service in the Frontier District, please contact Tim Brackett

Commissioner Service

The mission of the Commissioner staff is to facilitate discussions and provide resources to units. This group of experts operate as unit development consultants. They are charged with contacting unit leadership on a monthly basis just to see how things are going. Unit leaders should get to know their commissioner and seek their advice.

Commissioner meetings are the second Thursday of every month at 7 PM at Bethany Lutheran Church, 4500 E. Hampden Avenue, Cherry Hills Village, CO  80113.


District Leadership

Chairperson
Sean O'Hara

Commissioner
Tim Brackett

District Director
Jim Graham
720.266.2134

District Executive
Lindsay Gerlach
720.266.2146

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