Executive Committee

The District Executive Committee plays an important role in the running of the District. The Committee makes decisions and carries out administrative tasks to make sure that the best quality Scouting can be delivered to young people in the District.

Membership of the Executive Committee is set up in a way that ensures the interests of the District and the District Commissioner are represented and balanced. It also ensures a broad membership, made up of four types:

  • Ex-officio
  • Elected
  • Nominated
  • Co-opted

Members of the Executive Committee act collectively as charity trustees of the District Scout Council, and in the best interests of its members.

David

District Chair

David chairs the District Executive Committee, making sure that it fulfils its responsibilities with the District. He works closely with Jason, the District Commissioner to achieve the purpose of the Scout Association and the development of local Scouting, in accordance with the policy, organisation and rules of the Scout Association.

Jason

District Commissioner

Jason provides overall leadership and management to the District and to support Group Scout Leaders and other members of the District Team. He ensures the District runs efficiently, effectively and safely, and that Scouting develops in accordance to the rules and policies of the Scout Association. He is also the parent of a Scout.

Nick

District Treasurer

Nick keeps us right on all things financial. He provides financial administration, support and information to the Executive Committee and District in accordance with the rules and policies of the Scout Association and our legal obligations under the Charity Commission.

Vacant

District Secretary

The Secretary supports the David, ensuring the smooth functioning and sound administration of the District in accordance with the Policy, Organisation and Rules of the Scout Association.

Phil

District Explorer Scout Commissioner

Phil contributes to the running of the District by providing administrative support, strategic direction, compliance with relevant legislation and completion of the duties set out in the Scout Association’s policy, organisation and rules.

Sam

District Youth Commissioner

Sam contributes to the running of the District by providing administrative support, strategic direction, compliance with relevant legislation and completion of the duties set out in the Scout Association’s policy, organisation and rules. As well as being our Youth Commissioner, she is a helper in the District Explorer Unit.

Margaret

Executive Committee Member

Margaret contributes to the running of the District by providing administrative support, strategic direction, compliance with relevant legislation and completion of the duties set out in the Scout Association’s policy, organisation and rules. She is also ADC Cubs and a Cub Leader at 1st Dipton.

Tracy

Executive Committee Member

Tracy contributes to the running of the District by providing administrative support, strategic direction, compliance with relevant legislation and completion of the duties set out in the Scout Association’s policy, organisation and rules. She is also ADC Beavers and a Beaver Leader at 2nd Annfield Plain.

Keith

Executive Committee Member

Keith contributes to the running of the District by providing administrative support, strategic direction, compliance with relevant legislation and completion of the duties set out in the Scout Association’s policy, organisation and rules. He is also Group Scout Leader at 1st Consett.

Alison

Executive Committee Member

Alison contributes to the running of the District by providing administrative support, strategic direction, compliance with relevant legislation and completion of the duties set out in the Scout Association’s policy, organisation and rules. She is also the parent of a Beaver, Cub and Scout and a Cub Leader at 1st Consett.

Kerry

Executive Committee Member

Kerry contributes to the running of the District by providing administrative support, strategic direction, compliance with relevant legislation and completion of the duties set out in the Scout Association’s policy, organisation and rules. She is also the parent of a Scout and a Scout Leader at 1st Blackhill.

David

Executive Committee Member

David contributes to the running of the District by providing administrative support, strategic direction, compliance with relevant legislation and completion of the duties set out in the Scout Association’s policy, organisation and rules.