Chief Commissioner

Daryl Scott

Daryl Scott

Chief Commissioner

The Chief Commissioner is the highest position of Scouts Queensland and has responsibility for the development, presentation and implementation of Scouting Activities within Queensland as part of the Queensland Branch’s senior executive team comprising the Chairman, the Branch Executive and General Manager. This volunteer position is also part of the National Team of the Scout Association of Australia.

Youth Program Team

The Branch Youth Program Team provides support to all members about the program aspects of Scouting.

Each portfolio in this team is responsible for a specialist area of our program including each Section, youth involvement, environment, performing arts, heritage, special needs and STEM.

To ensure an active youth voice in this team the Chair of the Branch Youth Council and the Queensland Branch Rover Council are also members.

Libby Smith

Libby Smith

Branch Commissioner (Youth Involvement)

Iain Furby

Iain Furby

Branch Commissioner (Spiritual Development)

Jenny Danslow

Jenny Danslow

Branch Commissioner (Performing Arts)

bc.arts@scoutsqld.com.au

Michele Johnson

Michele Johnson

Branch Adviser (Community Development)

ba.commdev@scoutsqld.com.au

Sarah- Jane Gregory

Sarah- Jane Gregory

Branch Adviser (STEM)

Peter Blatch OAM

Peter Blatch OAM

Deputy Chief Commissioner (Youth Program)

Nathan Swaffer

Nathan Swaffer

Branch Commissioner (Youth Program Implementation)

Jarrad McDonald

Jarrad McDonald

Branch Commissioner (Environmental Education)

David Teufel

David Teufel

Branch Commissioner (Heritage)

Brendan Wilson

Brendan Wilson

Chair (Queensland Rover Scouts)

chair@qldrovers.org.au

Tobias Kennett

Tobias Kennett

Chair (Queensland Branch Youth Council)

Nick Warwick

Nick Warwick

Branch Commissioner (Joey Scouts)

Michael Vanderputten

Michael Vanderputten

Branch Commissioner (Cub Scouts)

Chris Foreman

Chris Foreman

Branch Commissioner (Scouts)

Chris Dunne

Chris Dunne

Branch Commissioner (Venturer Scouts)

Shaun Sandilands

Shaun Sandilands

Branch Adviser (Rovers)

Development

The Development Team – includes the Regional Development and Support Officers (RDSO), Branch Fellowships, and works closely with the Brand and Sponsorship Team. We have a responsibility of growing the movement in line with the Strategic Plan. Through the work of the RDSO’s and programs and initiatives we seek to lift the profile of Scouting across the Queensland Community – at a Government Level and Community Level.

Geoff Doo

Geoff Doo

Deputy Chief Commissioner (Development)

Adults in Scouting

Darryl Clare OAM

Darryl Clare OAM

Branch Commissioner (Vocational Education and Training)

Jean Clifford OAM

Jean Clifford OAM

Deputy Chief Commissioner (Adults in Scouting)

Melita Goff

Melita Goff

Branch Commissioner Adult Membership Process Custodian

Bryan Brown AM

Bryan Brown AM

Branch Commissioner (Adult Training and Development)

Bruce Scott

Bruce Scott

Branch Commissioner (Ethical Standards)

International and Diversity and Inclusion

The Project Commissioner role is responsible for the International and Diversity and Inclusion portfolios. This portfolio works to support and enable Scouts Queensland members to attend the many international Scouting events that take place each year or to plan your own international Scouting adventure. The Diversity and Inclusion portfolio works to assist Formations and individuals in ensuring that Scouts Queensland remains inclusive for all regardless of gender, sexuality, race, religion and abilities.

Kirsty Brown OAM

Kirsty Brown OAM

Project Commissioner

Ross Tutin

Ross Tutin

Branch Commissioner (International)

Karl Lingard

Karl Lingard

Branch Commissioner (Diversity and Inclusion)

Major Activities

The Major Activities team works to facilitate the air and adventurous activities teams, providing guidance and governance to enable a diverse and exciting program. This team also works to support Campsites, the operation, use, purchasing and maintenance of equipment and works closely with Major Events Coordinators such as Australian Jamborees, Ventures and Moots along with other State wide events such as Agoonoree, Banana Bash and Triple S to ensure appropriate risk management procedures are in place.

Position Vacant

Position Vacant

Branch Commissioner (Risk Management)

Alan Fleming

Alan Fleming

Branch Commissioner (Branch Equipment and Activity Store)

Bob Campbell

Bob Campbell

Deputy Chief Commissioner (Major Activities)

Peter Gould ESM

Peter Gould ESM

Branch Commissioner (Adventurous Activities)

Peter Savage

Peter Savage

Branch Commissioner Campsites

Janelle Williams

Janelle Williams

Branch Commissioner (Air Activities)

Region Commissioners

The Region Commissioners are the direct link from the Chief Commissioner to each of Queensland’s 13 Regions. They are responsible for the production of an annual plan focused on strategies for recruitment, retention and personal development of youth and adults, delivery of events, reporting and communication in the Region. They work to establish and promote Scouting and support the delivery of the program.

Brendon Dickenson

Brendon Dickenson

Region Commissioner (Brisbane North)

rc@brisnorth.scoutsqld.com.au

Peter Digweed

Peter Digweed

Region Commissioner (Far North)

Alex Mair

Alex Mair

Region Commissioner (Moreton)

Rob Cullen

Rob Cullen

Region Commissioner (Suncoast)

Laurie Cole

Laurie Cole

Region Commissioner (Brisbane South)

John Finn

John Finn

Region Commissioner (Central and Western Qld)

rc@centralwestern.scoutsqld.com.au

Steve Marshall

Steve Marshall

Region Commissioner (Gold Coast)

Tim Gibbings

Tim Gibbings

Region Commissioner (Northern Moreton Bay)

Maurie Wilson OAM

Maurie Wilson OAM

Region Commissioner (Wide Bay Burnett)

Dougal McWhinney

Dougal McWhinney

Region Commissioner (Central Coast)

Tracey Ferguson

Tracey Ferguson

Region Commissioner (Darling Downs)

Andrew Houghton

Andrew Houghton

Region Commissioner (Kennedy)

John Parr

John Parr

Region Commissioner (South Eastern)