Traditional Scouting for Everyone

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BPSA-US Organization

Baden-Powell Service Association, Inc.
1631 NE Broadway St. #108
Portland, Oregon 97232
The Baden-Powell Service Association is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit.

Board of Directors

Amber Wiley, Chief Commissioner & President

Nat Peterson, Treasurer

Jennifer Best, Secretary

Cynthia Kwan, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusivity Commissioner

Pablo Frias, International Commissioner

Gemma Starkie, Safety Commissioner

Haley Skaer and Stephanie Hanson, Communications Co-Commissioners

National Staff

Ethan Jewett, West Region Commissioner

Dan Bixler, California Commissioner

Laura Sowden, South Region Commissioner

Chun-Yin Chong, Interim Midwest Region Commissioner

Jeff Welch, Northeast Region Commissioner

Jillian Tate, New York City District Commissioner

Susan Pesznecker, 1st Lone Scouts Commissioner & Former Chief Commissioner


We welcome everyone, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion (or no-religion) or other differentiating factors. Our mission is to provide a positive learning environment within the context of democratic participation and social justice. We foster the development of scouts in an environment of mutual respect and cooperation.