Contact Shakori District
Shakori District is part of the Occoneechee Council. There are three professional scouters serving our area. They are:
- Gwangi Shipp, Development Director/Family Scouting Director
- Kate Merritt, Senior Family Scouting Executive
- Jerry Wells, Family Scouting Director
The “key 3” of the Shakori District are the leaders who coordinate all of the BSA’s activity in our district which serves Orange and Chatham counties.
They can help you find a Cub Scout Pack, a By Scout Troop or a Venture Crew or help you in any way!
Our Key 3 are:
The Family Scouting Executive is the full-time professional in the district. They are employed by the council and work under the direction of the Council Scout Executive. The Family Scouting Executive welcomes all suggestions and knows that it takes close cooperation to get the job done through volunteers.
The District Chairman is the top volunteer Scouting leader of the district, whose job is to motivate a talented team of people. They are responsible for the membership, program, and finance functions of the district.
The District Commissioner is the quality control officer who recruits, trains, and leads a staff of commissioners who coach adult leaders of every unit to succeed.