Author Archives: Adam R. Cox

About Adam R. Cox

Current Skyloo District Commissioner Current Skyloo District & Council Trainer Current Council Member at Large (Cascade Pacific Council) Former Tiger DL & CM of P221 in Pioneer District Former Skyloo District CS Roundtable Commissioner. Former Ast Council Commissioner for Commissioner Tools and Communication Former Pioneer District Training Chair WE1-492-09 Beaver W1-492-11 Bobwhite TG ASM Logistic W1-492-17-2

Wood Badge W1-492-17-2 “The Wave”


September 18th marks 30 days after I first reported to Gilwell for the W1-492-17-2 course at Butte Creek.  It was time for the Gilwell staff to come together for pre-course and transform Butte Creek into Gilwell for our 43 soon … Continue reading

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Setting the Record Straight: Presidential Visits to the BSA National Jamboree


Originally posted on Scoutmaster Scott's Scouty Stuff:
In reading some comments on a Bryan on Scouting blog post, someone lamented that President Obama did not attend that National Jamboree while “every other President attended Boy Scout Jamborees while in…

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District Re-Charter


Ah yes…Re-Charter season never ends.  Those poor District Executives hate the administrative paperwork.  They thought the Units were all done, but now it is time for the District Committee and Commissioner Corp.  Ok the Merit Badge Counselors have to as … Continue reading

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Help scout units succeed


A Commissioner is according to the BSA Commissioner website is “Commissioners are district and council leaders who help Scout units succeed. They coach and consult with adult leaders of Cub Scout packs, Boy Scout troops, and Venturing crews. Commissioners help … Continue reading

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Commissioner Conference 2017


This weekend was the 2017 Commissioner Conference for Cascade Pacific Council.  We had 33 Commissioners register and about 15+ showed up day of the event.  This was great since last year only 10 were signed up and it was canceled … Continue reading

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The Key to the Position


Within in anything, there is a KEY!  Something that helps you unlock the answer or help that you need to do the job or complete the process that is being worked on. With all the positions I have taken within … Continue reading

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Semper Gumby District Commissioner


Another chapter within my Scouting journey has taken place.  I was recently approached and asked if I would consider being the next District Commissioner of Skyloo District within Cascade Pacific Council.  I talked to the District Director,  District Exec and Council … Continue reading

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