Colonneh Lodge Leadership

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Colonneh Lodge is run by the lodge chief, along with five lodge vice chiefs. The elected youth officers are responsible for organizing and leading the various programs and activities of the lodge. The lodge vice chiefs are responsible for administration (e.g., dues, event registration), communications (e.g., website, event promotions, newsletters), inductions (e.g., elections, ordeals, brotherhood, camp promotions, ceremonies), program (e.g., lodge activities) and service (e.g., service projects). The lodge adviser is a BSA adult volunteer appointed by the Scout executive, and the lodge staff adviser is the council Scout executive or his designated council professional Scouter.

Clayton Bill Lodge Chief
Seth Griffith Lodge Vice Chief of Program
Evan Blackledge Lodge Vice Chief of Service
Ethan Roberts Lodge Vice Chief of Membership
Tyler Green Lodge Vice Chief of Chapter Operations
Blain Blanchard Lodge Vice Chief of Administration
   
Alan El-lahham Lodge Adviser
Zach Whitehurst Assistant Lodge Adviser 
Mark Randall Assistant Lodge Adviser (engagement)
Dat Dao Assistant Lodge Adviser (administration)
Trey Jackson Associate Lodge Adviser (membership)
Shane Miller Associate Lodge Adviser (chapter operations)
James Kennedy Associate Lodge Adviser of Program (lodge events)
Ramage Milby Associate Lodge Adviser of Service (SHAC Corps, service projects)
Larry Stehling Associate Lodge Adviser of Administration (trading post, lodge history, communication, registration)
Brandon Lewis Professional Staff Adviser

2017 Colonneh Lodge officers

L to R: Evan, Blain, Clayton, Ethan, Tyler, Seth

 

   
Lodge Officer Responsibilities (2017 revision coming soon)

Lodge Chief

  • serves as the principal officer of the lodge and therefore responsible for the lodge program.
  • presides at all lodge meetings, executive committee meetings, advisory committee meetings, and shall be an ex-officio member of all committees.
  • consults the chief of the fire and the deputy supreme chief of the fire on any program, activity or meeting item.
  • calls special meetings of the lodge as a whole or the executive committee with the approval of the supreme chief of the fire.
  • removes inefficient or otherwise inappropriate appointed officers or committee chairman with the approval of the advisory committee.
  • acts as the key youth communicator between the lodge and the chapter chiefs.
  • appoints the following committees:
  • The Vigil Honor nominating committee, with the approval of the supreme chief of the fire and the deputy supreme chief of the fire.
  • The lodge recognitions committee, with the approval of the advisory committee. This committee will be responsible for the Chapter of the Year Award, and any and all other recognitions.
  • The election committee, which shall count the ballots at the annual lodge officer’s election.
  • Special committees needed from time to time, with the approval of the advisory committee.

Lodge Vice Chief of Administration

  • responsible for the accomplishments of all the duties assigned to the lodge administration committees and for all lodge administration.
  • records the minutes of all meetings and functions of the lodge and the executive and advisory communications.
  • prepares such correspondence as is required by the lodge.
  • sees that all persons paying lodge dues receive a membership card signed by him and that the proper data is recorded.
  • sees that the Lodge mailing list is complete and up-to-date.
  • keeps the chapters properly informed of their “active” membership and newly inducted members.
  • assumes all duties assigned to him by the lodge chief.

Lodge Vice Chief of Membership

  • responsible for the accomplishments of all the duties assigned to the lodge induction committees and for all lodge Inductions.
  • submits a report on the accomplishments of each of the induction committees to the executive committee at each of its meetings.
  • acts as the key youth coordinator to ensure the smooth transition of the lodge induction process for unit elections, ordeal, and brotherhood.
  • assumes all duties assigned to him by the lodge chief.

Lodge Vice Chief of Program

  • responsible for the accomplishments of all the duties assigned to the lodge program committees and for all lodge events.
  • submits a report on the accomplishments of each of the lodge committees to the executive committee at each of its meetings.
  • organizes, with the aid of the deputy supreme chief of the fire, the LLD training conference.
  • assumes all duties assigned to him by the lodge chief.

Lodge Vice Chief of Service

  • responsible for the accomplishments of all the duties assigned to the lodge service committees and for all lodge service projects.
  • submits a report on the accomplishments of each of the service committees to the executive committee at each of its meetings.
  • acts as the key youth coordinator for all lodge service.
  • assumes all duties assigned to him by the lodge chief.

Lodge Vice Chief of Chapter Operations