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2525 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard
Eugene, OR, 97401
United States


Oregon Trail Council, Boy Scouts of America serves more than 5,000 youth, supported by over 2,500 adults in over 400 units. It includes 7 districts in 6 counties covering Western Oregon including communities like Eugene, Springfield, Corvallis, Roseburg, and Coos Bay. Scouts are also served along the Oregon Coast is covered from Lincoln City to Brookings. 

Board Leadership

Oregon Trail Council is governed by a volunteer board and executive committee. These dedicated professionals and community leaders donate their time to ensure Scouting’s success in Western Oregon. Thank you!


President, Loren Later, Knife River

Commissioner, Randy Hill, Pacific Headwear

Treasurer, Chris Valentine, Besemann Valentine

VP Membership, Hector Rodriguez, Retired

VP Program, Rawlin Westover, Retired

VP Properties, Gary Wildish, Retired

VP Endowment, Blaine Werner, Merrill Lynch

VP Finance, Shannon Nill, Guaranty

Nominating Chair, Casey Hogan, Retired

VP-at-Large, Steve Wildish, Wildish Land

VP-at-Large, Ron Tyree, Tyree Oil

VP-at-Large, Doug Feldkamp, Umpqua Dairy


John Anderson, Truck 'n Travel

Edwin (Ted) Baker, Guard Publishing

Ron Doan, Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians

Jeff Elder, Broker Evans Elder & Brown

Kyle Ennis, Avant Assessment

Gino Grimaldi, City Manager Springfield

Niles Hanson, Northwest Stamping

Doug Harcleroad, Attorney

David Hilles, Chambers Contruction

Brent Lanz, Lanz Cabinets

Doug McKay, McKay Commercial Properties

Claudette Mirassou McWilliams, Judge

Melvin Mead, Retired

Chris Minor, Bandonis & Haggerty

Damien Pitts, U of O

Adrianne Potwora, Lazard Asset Management

Mark Rauch, Retired

Jerry Rouleau, Wells Fargo

Jon Ruiz, City Manager Eugene

Bart Sherman, Sherman Bros Trucking

Pat Walsh, Vox Public Relations

James Wildish, Wildish Land

Gary DeLander, Benton District Chair

Kelsey Wood, Doug Fir District Chair

Thomas Macready, Greenwood District Chair

Ross Penhallegon, Cascade District Chair

Deb Reid, Chinook District Chair

Lee Ritzman, Yaquina District Chair