Scouting

sDr. Ken King is a Scouter from St. Charles, Illinois. He formerly served as a committee member for his son's Boy Scout troop and is presently the Central Region Venturing program's Associate Advisor for Administration.  He was also serves as Training Chair for the Central Region of the Boy Scouts of America.

CR Venturing - Associate Advisor for Administration

In addition, he is a member-at-large of the National Council of the Boy Scouts of America, providing service on a number of BSA program, training and curriculum development task forces.

Program Development
Ken was involved in the development of the new Venturing program materials and helped author the youth and advisor handbooks.  As a member of the Cub Adventure Team, he helped design, author, and field test the new Cub Scout program materials released in 2015.  He also participated in the development of the program materials for the Lion Scout pilot project.

Outdoor Adventure
In addition to twenty summers on camp staff, Ken has participated in high adventure expeditions to the Northern Tier and the Florida Seabase and has served as a staff member for the 1993, 2005, 2010 and 2013 National Scout Jamborees.  He participated as a member of the European Camp Staff program, spending a summer working for the Scout Association of Ireland. He served as a member of the International Service Team for the 2007 World Scout Jamboree and as a contingent advisor for the 2013 World Scout Moot.  He has also served as a faculty member at the Philmont Training Center and the National Camping School program on several occasions.

Youth Participation
As a youth, Ken was a Cub Scout, Boy Scout, and Explorer. He earned the Eagle Scout Award with a Silver Palm, and served as an Order of the Arrow Lodge officer, receiving the Vigil Honor during his tenure as vice chief of the Kit-Ke-Hak-O-Kut Lodge.


My full Scouting resume is linked below.

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Ken King,
May 1, 2017, 5:46 PM
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