Meet The Team
Nate began his Scouting career as a district executive at Chief Okemos Council in Lansing, Michigan. He moved on to become the district director with Southwest Michigan Council in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and later development director with Southern Shores Field Service Council, part of the newly formed Michigan Crossroads Council. He was later promoted to director of development of La Salle Council in South Bend, Indiana.
Nate is a third-generation Eagle Scout and Vigil Honor Member of the Order of the Arrow who enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, hunting, reading, and camping. He and his wife, Krystal, have three children.
Senior District Executive
Todd joined the professional staff in September of 2004. He was involved in scouting for six years as a den leader, cubmaster, assistant scoutmaster, and as District Chairman of the Whitetail District. He is a Vigil Honor in the Order of the Arrow. He holds a bachelors degree in accounting and business management from Thiel College. Todd lives in Bradford with his wife Amy and has five children, Tyler, Rachel, Bridget, Ben, and Bucky, and has a dog and a cat.
Reuben Hernandez is the new District Associate for Allegheny Highland Council. He brings in over a decade in customer service and a lifetime of interpreting skills to support the Boys Scout of America. Reuben believes in family, strength in the community, and that the future of our nation lies within the fundamentals of our youth. He hopes that with the experience and knowledge he obtains, he can make an impact among the district and surrounding areas to promote diversity from within the council and reach out to the local community. Reuben is a Jamestown High School/Hewes Educational graduate and a former law enforcement Explorer. He also owned Havana Cuban Cafe & Pizzeria in Jamestown, N.Y. that opened in 2015 but sadly closed due to COVID-19. Reuben is now the Skipper of Ship 3821 in Dunkirk, N.Y. and is an active member of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary in which he is currently serving as a staff officer and instructor. Reuben enjoys kayaking, fishing, and scouting. He also enjoys working on classic cars and spending time with his family and fiancé.
Council Executive Board
Tony Evans, Council President
Bill Briggs, Vice-President of Finance
Courtney Cole, Treasurer
Edward Ahrens, Vice-President of Administration
Bill Fraser, Vice-President of Membership
Robert Ungerer, Vice-President of Program
Scott Burroughs, Vice-President of Marketing
Herb Hern, Jr., Past President
Tom Geer, Western Gate District Chairman
Jeff Cunningham, Two Lakes District Chairman
Robert Morris, Council Commissioner
Executive Board Members