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Staff Directory

Reach our receptionist during business hours at (512) 617-8611.
Our Scout Shop business line is (512) 617-8630.

You may call (512) 926-6363 for an automated receptionist or after hours.
Our fax number is (512) 926-6870.

Marisol Gonzales, Office Manager
Marisol supervises the front desk receptionist, registrar, camping & activities specialist and council mail room/print shop. She reports to the Controller.
Office: (512) 617-8614
Cell: (512) 221-0486
[email protected]

Keri Smeaton, Support Services
Keri is responsible for processing payment and registration for council and district camping, training and events. She is also the Eagle Scout processor. She reports to the Office Manager.
Office: (512) 617-8610
[email protected]

Tonya Riley, Registrar
Tonya is responsible for recording and tracking youth and adult membership registration with BSA’s national office. She reports to the Office Manager.
Office: (512) 617-8618
[email protected]

Misty Morse, Receptionist
Misty greets customers at the front desk and accepts payments, registration and related forms for council and district events, camping and training. She reports to the Office Manager.
Office: (512) 617-8611
[email protected]

Melanie Crawford, Popcorn Executive
Melanie works with our council’s Popcorn Chair and Popcorn Committee to support units’ fundraising success. She reports to the Director of Field Service.
Cell: (512) 627-0313
[email protected]

Stephanie Gusman, Fundraising Secretary
Stephanie processes and records Friends of Scouting contributions, as well as monies and administrative needs connected to council fundraising activities such as unit popcorn sales. She reports to the Director of Development.
Office: (512) 617-8623
[email protected]


Ronda Motl, Scout Shop Manager
Ronda supervises the Scout Shop staff. She reports to the Controller.
Office: (512) 617-8629
[email protected]

Ron Rector/Ken Bushong/Quida Kammer/Payton Impson, Scout Shop Clerks
Ron, Ken, Quida, and Payton greet customers at the Scout Shop and complete sales of merchandise. They report to the Scout Shop Manager.
Office: (512) 617-8630
[email protected]


Jon Yates, Scout Executive
Jon supervises our council’s professional staff. He reports to our council’s Executive Board as well as the Southern Region and BSA National offices.
Office: (512) 617-8613
Cell: (512) 496-3289
[email protected]

Leigh Wyatt, Executive Secretary
Leigh assists with direct communication involving the Scout Executive. She reports to the Scout Executive.
Office: (512) 617-8621
[email protected]


Will Gregorcyk, Director of Field Service
Will supervises the Field Directors and STEM efforts. He reports to the Scout Executive.
Office: (512) 617-8633
Cell: (512) 944-7697
[email protected]

Josette Crawford, Field Director, Southern Service Area
Josette supervises District Executives in Armadillo, Live Oak, Sacred Springs, Thunderbird, and Waterloo Districts, and directly supports the Exploring District.
Cell: (317) 698-1549
[email protected]

Danielle Miller, District Executive, Armadillo District
Danielle helps start new Scouting units and supports existing ones in Manor ISD, central Austin and Del Valle schools located north of TX Hwy 71.
Cell: (915) 494-9206
[email protected]

Ed Grune, District Director, Live Oak District
Ed helps start new Scouting units and supporting existing ones in Caldwell, Gonzales, DeWitt, and Lavaca Counties. He also supervises the Community Executive in Live Oak District.
Cell: (512) 944-7753
[email protected]

Amanda Farris, Community Executive, Live Oak District (Gonzales)
Amanda helps start new Scouting units and supports existing ones in the Gonzales area.
Cell: (512) 903-4702
[email protected]

Ed Grune, District Director, Sacred Springs District
Ed helps start new Scouting units and supporting existing ones in Hays County. He also supervises the Scoutreach team in the Sacred Springs District.
Cell: (512) 944-7753
[email protected]

Scott Thomas, District Executive, Thunderbird District
Scott helps start new Scouting units and supporting existing ones in Southwest/South Austin and Del Valle schools located south of TX Hwy 71.
Cell: (512) 787-9255
[email protected]

TBA, District Executive, Waterloo District
The District Executive position starting new Scoutreach units in Austin, Del Valle and Manor ISD attendance zones is currently vacant. Until further notice, please direct any questions concerning Scouting in these areas to Field Director Josette Crawford.

Franetta Sinsabaugh, STEM Community Executive
Franetta helps start new Units with a STEM focus in elementary and middle schools while supporting existing Units.  She also provides service to our Learning for Life partnerships.
Cell: 512-998-1564
[email protected]

Bill Kohl, Field Director, Northern Service Area
Bill supervises District Executives in Bee Cave, Blackland Prairie, Chisholm Trail, Colorado River, Hill Country, North Shore, and San Gabriel Districts.
Office: (512) 617-8632
Cell: (920) 573-3029
[email protected]

Edward Barceleau, District Director, Bee Cave District
Edward helps start new Scouting units and supports existing ones in the Eanes and Lake Travis ISD attendance zones.
Cell: (512) 944-7729
[email protected]

Matt Gregory, District Executive, Blackland Prairie District
Matt helps start new Scouting units and supports existing ones in the Pflugerville, Hutto, Taylor, Thrall and Coupland ISD attendance zones.
Cell: (512) 520-6448
[email protected]

Zack Breeding, Senior District Executive, Chisholm Trail District
Zack helps start new Scouting units and supporting existing ones in the Round Rock ISD attendance zone.
Cell: (512) 915-3928
[email protected]

TBA, District Executive, Colorado River District
The District Executive position starting new Scouting units and supporting existing ones in the Elgin ISD attendance zone and throughout Bastrop, Lee, and Fayette Counties is currently vacant. Until further notice, please direct any questions concerning Scouting in these areas to Field Director Bill Kohl.

Edward Barceleau, District Director, Hill Country District
Edward provides governance to the Hill Country District Key 3 leadership as well as Community Executives serving the district. He supervises the Community Executives serving the Hill Country District area.
Cell: (512) 944-7729
[email protected]

Andrew Lowenthal, Community Executive (Burnet, Llano, and Mason)
Andrew helps start new Scouting units and supports existing ones in the Burnet, Llano, and Mason counties.
Cell: (760) 356-0720
[email protected]

Adam Stackhouse, Community Executive (Gillespie and Blanco)
Adam helps start new Scouting units and supports existing ones in the Gillespie and Blanco counties.
Cell: (281) 908-8749
[email protected]

Doug Cooper, District Executive (interim), North Shore District
Doug helps start new Scouting units and supporting existing ones in the Leander and Lago Vista ISD attendance zones.
Office: (512) 617-8616
Cell: (512) 413-0086
[email protected]

Andrew Jones, District Executive, San Gabriel District
Andrew helps start new Scouting units and supports existing ones in the Georgetown ISD attendance zone and northern Williamson County.
Cell: (361) 815-9609
[email protected] 


Ron Settele, Director of Support Services
Ron is responsible for developing council camping and training programs, the Scout Shop and our council’s support staff. He reports to the Scout Executive.
Office: (512) 617-8636
Cell: (972) 822-0984
[email protected]

Jessica Snider, Assistant Director of Support Services
Jessica is responsible for council training events, the Distinguished Conservation Award and STEM programs, and oversees conservation work and research on our council’s camping properties. She reports to the Director of Support Services.
Office: (512) 617-8651
Cell: (512) 632-9395
[email protected]


Chris Agee, Director of Development
Chris provides strategic support to our council’s Friends of Scouting campaign and overall fundraising goals.
Office: (512) 617-8676
Cell: (765) 406-2528
[email protected]

Andra Allen, Development Executive
Andra is responsible for scheduling usage of the Frank Fickett Scout Training and Service Center, including all rental/event agreements, use of council properties for commercial film shoots, and works with our Development Team to support fundraising events. She reports to the Director of Development.
Office: (512) 617-8637
Cell: (512) 947-9106
[email protected]
[email protected]

Doug Cooper, Development Director
Doug manages our council’s major gifts campaign and is responsible for coordinating and managing special council fundraising events throughout the year. He reports to the Director of Development.
Office: (512) 617-8616
Cell: (512) 413-0086
[email protected]

David Lawrence, Development Director of Community Engagement
David engages businesses to participate in our annual Distinguished Citizen’s Award Dinner, and connects with STEM-related businesses seeking to work with Scouting. He reports to the Director of Development.
Office: (512) 617-8672
Cell: (512) 586-4214
[email protected]

Matthew Menely, Director of Endowment
Matthew assists individuals considering planned gifts to Scouting and manages sale of conservation bank credits. He reports to the Director of Development.
Cell: (605) 290-6699
[email protected]

Jennifer Brown, Controller
Jennifer oversees council accounts and financial activity. She reports to the Scout Executive.
Phone: (512) 617-8626
[email protected]

Laura Schroeder, Accounting Specialist
Laura is responsible for recording and tracking transactions involving council financial accounts. She reports to the Controller.
Office: (512) 617-8628
[email protected]

Debbie Motal, Accounting Clerk
Debbie provides help in the accounting department. She reports to the Controller.
Office: (512) 617-8679
[email protected]


Charles Mead, Director of Marketing and Public Relations
Charles is responsible for coordinating and managing publicity, media relations and both printed and electronic communication for our council. He reports to the Scout Executive.
Office: (512) 617-8624
Cell: (512) 966-1586
[email protected]


Questions about weekend camping availability should be directed to the Frank Fickett Scout Training and Service Center’s front desk at (512) 617-8611.

PJ Brown, Lead Ranger
Cell: (979) 417-6564
[email protected]

Cayman Ward, Lost Pines Ranger
Cell: (512) 508-3510
[email protected]

Lost Pines Scout Reservation

Admin Building: (512) 303-0768
Wooten Lodge: (512) 581-9897
Health Lodge: (512) 303-7164
Commissary: (512) 303-2176