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.
Branch Commissioner (Youth Involvement)
Branch Commissioner (Spiritual Development)
Branch Commissioner (Performing Arts)
Branch Adviser (Community Development)
Sarah- Jane Gregory
Branch Adviser (STEM)
Peter Blatch OAM
Deputy Chief Commissioner (Youth Program)
Branch Commissioner (Youth Program Implementation)
Branch Commissioner (Environmental Education)
Branch Commissioner (Heritage)
Chair (Queensland Rover Scouts)
Chair (Queensland Branch Youth Council)
Branch Commissioner (Joey Scouts)
Branch Commissioner (Cub Scouts)
Branch Commissioner (Scouts)
Branch Commissioner (Venturer Scouts)
Branch Adviser (Rovers)
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.
Deputy Chief Commissioner (Development)
Adults in Scouting
Jean Clifford OAM
Deputy Chief Commissioner (Adults in Scouting)
Branch Commissioner Adult Membership Process Custodian
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.
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.
Branch Commissioner (Risk Management)
Branch Commissioner (Branch Equipment and Activity Store)
Deputy Chief Commissioner (Major Activities)
Peter Gould ESM
Branch Commissioner (Adventurous Activities)
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.
Region Commissioner (Brisbane North)
Region Commissioner (Far North)
Region Commissioner (Moreton)
Region Commissioner (Suncoast)
Region Commissioner (Brisbane South)
Region Commissioner (Central and Western Qld)
Region Commissioner (Gold Coast)
Region Commissioner (Northern Moreton Bay)
Maurie Wilson OAM
Region Commissioner (Wide Bay Burnett)
Region Commissioner (Central Coast)
Region Commissioner (Darling Downs)
Region Commissioner (Kennedy)
Region Commissioner (South Eastern)