Oregon Trail Council ~ Greenwood District

 Life to Eagle Letter 

“Eagle Scouts are recognized as a group of men who are outstanding
in all that Scouting represents.”

-Robert J. Mazzucca, Chief Scout Executive


You have earned the Life Scout rank and are ready to begin your Trail to the highest rank in Boy Scoouting, Eagle Scout. Please download the Greenwood Life to Eagle informational packet to use as a guide through this process. 

Before you begin your Eagle Scout Service Project, your project plan must be reviewedapproved, and signed by the following people:

  • the beneficiary of the project,
  • your unit committee, and last
  • the district advancement committee.

To make an appointment for district approval, please contact one of the people listed below: (Remember, do not choose someone from the list that is affiliated with your unit or with whom you have a personal or family relationship.)

For questions about the Eagle Process:
Dave Ragsdale   Eagle Chair – T100 541-343-8370 dsrags@gmail.com
For Eagle Project Approval:
Bill Bauer Activities Chair – T177 541-689-4159 nancylouie@juno.com
Frank Dietz Asst. Dist. Commissioner - T777 541-997-7437 dietz7437@msn.com
Tim Loftis Greenwood District Chair - T54 541-520-6477 timi@dorman-const.com
Ed Nitkowski Dist. Advancement Committee - T100 541-686-1327 kanitkowski@epud.net
Randy Purdy Greenwood Training Team - T177 541-235-7085 purdyb12@aol.com                                       
Don Williams Dist. Advancement Committee -T100 541-345-7875 donwilliams@hotmail.com  

When your leadership service project and Scoutmaster conference  have been completed and you are ready for the Eagle Board of Review, you must sign and submit the Eagle Scout Rank ApplicationService Project Workbook and a statement about yourself to the council service center no later than the first Friday of the month.

Your application and workbook will be verified, references contacted and then forwarded to the Eagle Board Chairman who will contact you to set up an Eagle Board of Review.   The Greenwood District Eagle Board of Review meets each month on the third Thursday.

Be sure to review the 12 steps to Eagle on the Council Life to Eagle page.

We encourage you forward to the elite group of Eagle Scouts.  Good Luck


The Greenwood District Advancement Committee

  Oregon Trail Council  Boy Scouts of America
2525 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Eugene OR 97401
541-485-4433  |  web@otcbsa.org