Section Advisers

Section Advisers of the Northeast Region

Chris Donais 

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

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

Bob is an Eagle Scout, Vigil Honor member and Lodge Adviser for the Pocumtuc Lodge in the Western Massachusetts Council. He’s received the District Award of Merit and Silver Beaver, and is currently the Scoutmaster for Troop 57, Metacomet District Chairman, Unit Commissioner and Council VP of District Operations. Bob’s served as Scoutmaster for the Council’s last two Jamboree contingents, and just returned from a Philmont trek with his Troop. Bob is a graduate of Clarkson College, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Carnegie Mellon University. He is a faculty member in the School of Continuing Education at Springfield Technical Community College.

NE-2B 

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

Glenn is an Eagle Scout and Vigil Honor member of Buckskin Lodge 412 of the Theodore Roosevelt Council. He has been involved in Scouting since 1966 and was inducted into the Order as a youth in 1974. Glenn served his lodge as Lodge Adviser from 2007 until 2012 when he was appointed Associate Section Adviser. In 2013, he was appointed Section Adviser. Outside of the Order, Glenn has served his council as a Scoutmaster, High Adventure Director, and Properties Chairmen. He is a recipient of the Silver Beaver Award. Glenn is a retired New York City Police Officer and has been a volunteer fireman for over 30 years. He resides in Merrick with his wife Lisa and his two sons Glenn and Mike who are both Eagle Scouts and Vigil Honor Brothers. Glenn's hobbies include boating and backpacking.

ne3a 

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

Rick is an Eagle Scout and Vigil Honor member of Tschipey Achtu Lodge, Seneca Waterways Council, of Rochester, New York. Rick started in Scouting in 1982 and in the Order in 1989. While a youth, Rick served as a ceremonialist, chapter chief and lodge chief. Rick served nine summers on summer camp staff during high school and college. As an adult, Rick has served the Order as conclave adviser, associate lodge adviser, section web adviser, associate section adviser and various other committee and officer adviser positions, before being appointed section adviser in 2015. Rick is active in his district as vice chair for communications and is a holder of the District Award of Merit. Rick also serves Scouting as scoutmaster in his Henrietta, NY troop. Outside of Scouting, Rick is a "problem captain" and judging official for the Odyssey of the Mind, an international educational program that provides creative problem-solving opportunities for students from kindergarten through college. Professionally, Rick oversees all voice and data communications systems at SUNY Geneseo. Rick holds a bachelor's degree from SUNY Geneseo, a master's degree in business administration from SUNY Polytechnic Institute, and is a recipient of the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Professional Service.

NE-3B 

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

Chris is an Eagle Scout, Founder's Award recipient, Centurion and Vigil Honor member of Otahnagon Lodge, Baden-Powell Council, Binghamton, NY. Chris holds a Bachelor of Science degree from LeMoyne College. He is the labor relations administrator for The Labor Alliance. In Scouting, Chris is currently a member of his council’s executive board.

NE-4A 

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

"Deac" as all of his Scouting friends know him is an Eagle Scout and Vigil Honor member of Langundowi Lodge 46 in the French Creek Council #532. He has served as Lodge Adviser, is a Unit Commissioner, and currently the Council Camping Committee Chairman. Deac has attended the two Leadership Summits, 14 NOACs, and attended Lodge Adviser Training at Philmont Training Center, is a holder of the District Award of merit, and has been honored with the Silver Beaver. Residing in rural western Pennsylvania with his wife Darlene, they served on the staff of the 2010 Campaganza for NE Area 4. When not Scouting this chemist can be found at work as owner and President of Analytical Testing Services, an independent petroleum-testing laboratory.

NE-4B 

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

Craig is an Eagle Scout, Vigil Honor, Founder's Award and Silver Chief recipient in Kuskitannee Lodge 168, Moraine Trails Council. He serves on the Area 4 Committee, the Council Executive Board and is the Camping Committee Chair. He is an assistant Scoutmaster in Troop 58, where both of his sons earned their Eagle Scout rank. He has been Lodge Adviser and Membership Chief Adviser. Craig has a Ph.D. in organic/organometallic chemistry from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and is Senior Scientist at Pressure Chemical Co. Apart from Scouting, his hobbies are a '67 Porsche 912, a motorcycle and metal sculpture. His wife is incredibly patient and understanding.

 

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

Rob is an Eagle Scout, Vigil Honor member, and Founder's Award recipient from Lenapehoking Lodge IX of the Northern New Jersey Council. He currently serves on the Northeast Region Area 5 Committee and as a member of the OA's Sustainability Task Force. He has previously served as an OA Wilderness Voyage foreman and Associate Section Adviser for Section NE-5A. Rob has served on the staff of various national events and programs of emphasis. As a youth, Rob served as a lodge chief, section chief, and national conference vice chief. Professionally, Rob is the superintendent of a state park.

NE-6A 

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

Tony is an Eagle Scout and a member of Nentico Lodge 12 of the Baltimore Area Council. For the past 25 years, he has served in various lodeg executive committee positions including lodge chief and lodge adviser. Professionally, Tony coordinates Hubble Space Telescope observing programs and is involved in ground system development for the James Webb Space Telescope.

NE-6B 

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

Scott is an Eagle Scout and Vigil Honor from Monaken Lodge 103, but is currently serving on the Council Executive Board in Chester County Council and is an active member of Octoraro Lodge 22. Through his scouting career, Scott has served as a lodge committee chairman, chapter chief, ceremonialist, associate staff adviser, section staff adviser, lodge adviser, and has been to 12 NOACs, 9 Jamborees, and has participated in various trainings including NLS, NLATS, NCLS, and NEI. Outside of scouting, Scott owns and operates an environmental consulting firm and enjoys hunting, fishing, hiking, stamp collecting, patch collecting, reading, and collecting old board games. If Scott were a popsicle, his flavor would be blue raspberry because it is slightly different and is the perfect mix of sweet and sour.

 

Region Leadership

Northeast Region
Chief

Jon Hagenow

  chairman
Northeast Region
Chairman

Bob Chaballa

 
Northeast Region
Staff Adviser

Brad Bowsersox

 

 

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