Section Advisers

Section Advisers of the Northeast Region

NE-1A 

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

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NE-2A 

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

Bill is an Eagle Scout, Vigil Honor member, and Founder's Award recipient of Owaneco Lodge, Connecticut Yankee Council. He is on the Area 2 Committee, is Council Vice President for Membership, and serves on the National OA Subcommittee (Unit, Chapter, and Lodge Support) in the Inductions and Ceremonial Events area. Bill received the Distinguished Service Award in 2012. Bill is a past Lodge Adviser and served as a Lodge Chief and Section officer as a youth. He is a graduate of Fairfield University and resides in Trumbull, CT. Outside of scouting, he is involved in local politics and serves on the board of the Strike 3 Foundation, an organization that heightens awareness, mobilizes support, and raises funding for childhood cancer research. Professionally, he is the Director of Information Technology for the Town of Trumbull.

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 Honot 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.

NE-3A 

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

Wayne is an Eagle Scout and Vigil Honor member of Lowanne Nimat Lodge, Longhouse Council #373 from Upstate, New York. He is a recipient of the Founder's Award, is a 40 year veteran of scouting, and has served the Order since his induction as a youth in 1977. In the Order since turning 21, Wayne's local service has included Associate Section Adviser, Lodge Adviser, Associate Lodge Adviser, and multiple Lodge Committee and Officer Adviser Appointments. He served as the Lead Adviser for Health and Safety and the Medical Director for the 1998 NOAC and served on the support staff for multiple NOAC's. As a youth Wayne served as Section Secretary, Chapter Chief, and Lodge Ceremonial Chair. He represents the Order and also serves as a Council Liaison on the Area 3 Committee. He is the father of an Eagle Scout and 2 college student daughters, and resides just South of Syracuse with his wife Debby.

NE-3B 

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

Mike is an Eagle Scout, Founder's Award recipient and Vigil Honor member of Otahnagon Lodge, Baden-Powell Council #368, Binghamton, NY. He has served on staff for NLS and NLATS, as well as several National OA Events, receiving the Distinguished Service Award in 2000. Mike holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Binghamton University and a Masters of Engineering degree from Cornell University. He is the EMS Chief of the Apalachin Fire District where he volunteers as a Paramedic. In Scouting, Mike is currently a member of the Council Executive Board and the Area 3 Committee. He is an Engineering Project Manager with Lockheed Martin.

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.

NE-5A 

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

Don is an Eagle Scout and has received the Vigil Honor and the Founder's Award. He is a member of Lenapehoking Lodge, Northern New Jersey Council. Don has served as Lodge Chief, Lodge Adviser, and Section Associate Adviser, and is currently a member of Northern New Jersey Council's Properties Committee. Don is a licensed Professional Engineer and is the Director of Property Management for Baker Properties, L.P.

NE-5B 

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

Bryan is an Eagle Scout, recipient of the Founder's Award and a Vigil member of Witauchsoman Lodge 44 of Minsi Trails Council. He started as a Cub Scout in 1976 and continued through scouting to become Assistant Scoutmaster and Committee Chairman of Troop 72 Fogelsville, PA. Troop 72 is one of a few remaining self-sponsored Troops in the Nation. As a youth member in the Order, he served as lodge chairman of Brotherhood and Orientations from 1983 until 1990. In 1994, he was appointed as the first Wapagohkos Chapter Adviser, North Valley District and held that position until 1999. In 1999, he was appointed Lodge Adviser and held that position through 2004. He attended every NOAC from 1988 to present. Bryan is the Executive Director of Technology for the Bell & Howell which has been the only company he has worked for since graduating with a Computer Science Degree from Susquehanna University in 1990.

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 

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

Brian is an Eagle Scout and a Vigil Honor member of Sasquesahanough Lodge of the New Birth of Freedom Council, Mechanicsburg Pennsylvania. As a youth member of the order he served as a two term Lodge Chief and a two term Section Chief. Brian's involvement as an adult leader includes Cubmaster, Scoutmaster, Lodge Adviser and Associate Adviser positions. Brian has also served as Council Training Chairman and Course Director for the 21st Century Woodbadge Course. He has been recognized with the District Award of Merit, Silver Beaver Award and was his council's recipient for scouting's 100th anniversary National Hall of Leadership Award. Professionally, Brian has been in the building materials industry for 30 years along with outside interests that include carpentry and his local fire department. He is married with two children, a daughter who is a math major and a son who is a Star Scout.

Region Leadership

chief 
Northeast Region
Chief

Kyle Piper 

 chairman
Northeast Region
Chairman

Bob Black

 staffadviser
Northeast Region
Staff Adviser

Brian Gray

Upcoming Events

SEP
19

09.19.2014 - 09.21.2014
Gathering of Leaders

NOV
14

11.14.2014 - 11.16.2014
NLS & NLATS

AUG
3

08.03.2015 - 08.08.2015
NOAC 2015