Section Chiefs

Section Chiefs of the Northeast Region

 

 

Matt McCarthy | Section NE-1 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Matt is a sophomore at Worcester Polytechnic Institute majoring in Computer Science. He is an Eagle Scout from Troop 513 Stoneham and a Vigil Honor member of Moswetuset Lodge. He has served on his council's summer camp staff as both a merit badge instructor and a commissioner. Matt is closely involved in the merger process between Moswetuset and Nanepashemet Lodges which will be operating as one lodge effective January 1st, 2016. Matt was most recently a lodge chief from Moswetuset and has served as the section's Lodge Excellence Summit chairman.
 

 

 NE-2A

Nicholas Aubrey| Section NE-2A | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 Nicholas is an Eagle Scout from Troop 205 of Easthampton, MA and Brotherhood member of Pocumtuc Lodge. Prior to his election to section chief, he has served as section vice chief and lodge vice chief, as well as an assortment of different chairman positions. He also is a member of the Northeast Region Communications Team, serving as the Twitter team lead. Nicholas is a Sophomore at the University of New Haven where he majors in Sport Management. His hobbies include playing sports and spending time with friends.

 

Chris Boyle | Section NE-2B | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Chris is a freshman at the State University of New York at Albany. He is a Vigil Honor member and an Eagle Scout and is active in both Troop 590 of Massapequa, NY and Crew 182 of Baldwin, NY. Since joining Buckskin Lodge he has held a variety of leadership positions, including: chapter vice chief, chapter elections chairman, lodge elections chairman, and NE-2B section chief from 2013-2015. He also enjoys portraying Nutiket in the pre-Ordeal, Ordeal, and Brotherhood ceremonies. Chris has worked at his council camp since 2011 as a lifeguard and merit badge instructor. Chris’ interests outside of Scouting include musical theatre, singing, hanging out with friends, and watching the New York Mets and Jets.

 

Forrest Gertin | Section NE-3A | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Forrest is a Vigil Honor member of Tschipey Achtu Lodge in Rochester, New York. Prior to his election as section chief, Forrest served as lodge chief, section vice chief, and Black Creek chapter chief, each for two terms. He is currently involved as the National Events and Centennial Anniversary Content Lead on the National OA Communications Team, and as the Facebook Team Lead for the NER Communications Team. He has attended OA Trail Crew at Philmont, and is excited to staff NOAC 2015, especially after having the time of his life as a participant at NOAC 2012! Outside of scouting, he is a senior at McQuaid Jesuit High School, where he is an officer of the Executive Council and Admissions Ambassador. He runs for the Outdoor Track Team, is a Varsity Lincoln-Douglas debater on the McQuaid Debate Team, and enjoys acting in the school's theatre performances. In his free time, Forrest enjoys bike touring, reading, and The West Wing.   

 

NE-3B 

Keith Roscoe | Section NE-3B | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Keith is an Eagle Scout and a Vigil Honor member of Onteroraus Lodge. Now in his second term as NE-3B Section Chief, he served previously as NE-3A Section Vice Chief, lodge secretary, and lodge vice chief. Keith attends Bard College where he studies French and Spanish. At Bard, Keith participates in his school’s Chamber Singers ensemble and Opera Workshop, but you can also find him in his school’s Office of Sustainability where he works as a RecycleMania coordinator. Keith also enjoys cooking with friends, traveling, and going to concerts. During the 2015 NOAC Keith will serve as the Inductions and Ceremonial Events Conference Vice Chief. 

 

 

Wesley Clark | Section NE-4A | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

NE-4B 

Jonathon Chester | Section NE-4B | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Jonathon is an Eagle Scout, Vigil Honor member, and Founder's Award recipient from Monaken Lodge of the Juniata Valley Council. He previously served as lodge program vice chief, lodge chief, and three-time conclave chairman, most recently for the 2015 Section NE-4B Conclave that his lodge hosted. Jonathon has attended the 2012 and 2015 NOACs. Now in his sophomore year, Jonathon attends Shippensburg University where he majors in Geo-Environmental Studies with a certificate in Geographic Information Systems. During the spring and summer months he works full time as a landscaper and part-time on a tree nursery. Jonathon enjoys spending his free time outdoors and can often be found hunting, fishing, backpacking, kayaking, or geocaching.
 

NE-5A 

Rodrigo Cordova | Section NE-5A | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Rodrigo is an Eagle Scout from Troop 304 and a Brotherhood member from Yokahú Lodge of Puerto Rico Council. He has previously served as chapter secretary, chapter treasurer, lodge communications chairman and section communications chairman. Rodrigo is currently working towards making a unique experience for the section at the 2016 conclave in Puerto Rico. Rodrigo is a freshman at Harvard College and will be majoring in Astrophysics, hoping to get involved with undergraduate research in the field. In college, he hopes to participate in Model United Nations and the archery team. In his free time, Rodrigo enjoys painting, camping and stargazing.

 

Matt Henry | Section NE-5B | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Matt is an Eagle Scout and a Brotherhood member from Witauchsoman Lodge in Minsi Trails Council. Matt has served as many positions in his lodge such as lodge activities chairman, lodge secretary, lodge 2nd vice chief and section vice chief. He is attending Lock Haven University for american history. Outside of Scouting, Matt participates in many activities including Odyssey of the Mind, speech and bebate, mock trial and marching band.

 

Zach Sager | Section NE-6A | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Zach is an Eagle Scout from Troop 424 in Savage, Maryland and a Vigil Honor member of Nentico Lodge. In the past, Zach has served as a chapter chief, lodge vice chief, and section vice chief. Zach attended the Order of the Arrow Summit Experience and served on the shows staff at NOAC 2015. When he isn't scouting, he enjoys spending time with friends, playing percussion, and helping with his school’s theatre department. Zach is a senior at Hammond High School and the president of the Student Leadership Cadre.

 

 

Brendan Olivera | Section NE-6B | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Brendan is an Eagle Scout and a Vigil Honor member of Sasquesahanough Lodge. Prior to his election as section chief, Brendan served as chapter chief, vice chief of chapter operations, and lodge chief. Brendan has served four year on his council's camp staff at Hidden Valley Scout Reservation as a lifeguard, waterfront director, and assistant aquatics director. Outside of Scouting, Brendan is a sophomore at Shippensburg University, where he majors in Marketing. Brendan likes to canoe, travel, and learn about/visit places of historical significance.

 

 

Region Leadership

chief
Northeast Region
Chief

Matt Bell

 chairman
Northeast Region
Chairman

Bob Black

 staffadviser
Northeast Region
Staff Adviser

Steve Sawyer