John is a retired professional Scouter with 37 years of service, in 2014 volunteered his service as a member of the NCCS Membership Committee, which he now chairs. During his professional service with BSA he served as a Scout Executive in South Florida and New York and directed Learning for Life for 13 years. John has a Bachelors degree in
History and a Masters in Human Services. He is an Eagle Scout, a
Vigil Honor member of the Order of the Arrow, and is Wood Badge
trained. He has earned the Ad Altare Dei himself and received the
St. George Award from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in 1987. He was recognized with the La Flor de Lis Cubana in 2012 and the Jewish Shofar Award in 2013. He is also a 4th Degree Knight of Columbus.