Serving West Virginia,
Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky

Pioneer Committee Vision

Pioneer's Committee will provide the best program possible for all Scouts. We mentor and empower the Scouts and Scouters enabling them to experience Scouting to the fullest extent.

Pioneer Committee Mission
Enable Pioneer to be the best District in Region 4 by being an extension of the units while being aligned with Buckskin Council and BSA National. We will improve the communications and teamwork with all Scouters and Scouts providing them with well planned programs. We will become a proactive organization that is works to provide guidance, training, and support necessary to help the units provide excellent programs efficiently.

Will Reyes Joe Vatalare Steve Hardman


The District
The operating committees of Pioneer have the responsibility to carry out the functions of membership, finance, program, and unit service.

District Chairman
Joe Vatalare
(304) 610-3827

Advancement Chairman
Debbie Slack
(304) 340-3663

Communications Chairman
Tracy Nicholas

Finance Chairman
Leo Lopez

Membership Chairman
Becca Wiseman

Nominating Committee Chairman
Matt Klug

Training Chairman
Rosann Brooks

Program Chairman
Susan McCracken

OA Advisor
Kevin Nicholas

Commissioner Staff
Following the leadership and guidence of our District Commissioner, Pioneer's commissioner staff are Scouting generalists whose passionate overriding mission in Scouting is to help units succeed. 
District Commissioner
Steve Hardman

Assistant District Commissioner
John Whiteley

Unit Commissioner
Milly Torman

Unit Commissioner
Dave Dawson

Boy Scout Roundtable Commissioner
Mark Newman

Cub Scout Roundtable Commissioner
Dianna Davis

Boy Scouts of America 2829 Kanawha Blvd. East Charleston, WV 25311
Phone 304-340-3663    Fax 304-925-0533