Minsi Trails Council

Rick Christ - Scout Executive / CEO
(610) 465-8554 l richardd.christ@scouting.org  

Karen Scherer - Executive Assistant
(610) 264-8555 l karen.scherer@scouting.org 

Paul Oswald - Assistant Scout Executive / COO
(610) 465-8576 l paul.oswald@scouting.org

(610) 264-8551 Main Service Center Number 

Council Fax Numbers (610) 465-4500 



Don Sachs - Planned Giving Director 
(610) 465-8572 l donald.sachs@scouting.org 

Christian Averill- Development Director 
(610) 465-8573 l christian.averill@scouting.org

Teresa Smith - Fundraising Specialist
(610) 465-8574 - teresa.smith@scouting.org


Noreen Davis - Controller
(610) 465-8567 l noreen.davis@scouting.org

Cheryl Gehring - Accounts Payable Clerk
(610) 465-8570 l cheryl.gehring@scouting.org 

Stephanie Miller - Membership Registrar/ Act 15 Clearances
(610) 465-8569 l stephanie.miller@scouting.org

Priscilla Nagy - Asst. Membership Registration/Training Records/MB Counselor Lists
(610) 465-8578 l priscilla.nagy@scouting.org

Ashley Leeper - Front Desk Receptionist
(610) 264-8551 ashley.leeper@scouting.org 

Outdoor Camping Department 

Brian Dungan - Camping Director 
(610) 465-8557 l brian.dungan@scouting.org

Bonnie Keller - Camping Administrative Assistant
(610) 465-8568 l bonnie.keller@scouting.org

Trexler Scout Reservation

Don Freidhoff - Trexler Scout Reservation Sr. Ranger
(570) 619-4123 l Ranger Maintenance Shop
(610) 465-4505 l Ranger Office
(610) 533-4143 l donald.freidhoff@scouting.org 
(610) 465-4507 l Settlers Camp Office (Active June 17 - August 8)
(610) 465-4503 l Akelaland Camp Office (Active June 17 - August 8)

Camp Minsi

John Buz - Camp Minsi Ranger
(610) 465-4504 l Ranger Office 
(610) 428-5841 l john.buz@scouting.org
(610) 465-4506 l Camp Minsi Camp Office (Active June 17 - August 8)

District Field Staff

Monroe District - Covering the Units Chartered in Monroe County, PA

Edward Schaefer - District Executive
(610) 465-8571 l edward.schaefer@scouting.org

Northampton District - Covering the Units Chartered in Northampton County, PA

Michael Wells  - District Director 
(610) 465-8560 l michael.wells@scouting.org 

Warren District - Covering the Units Chartered in Warren County, NJ

Tim Hands - District Executive   
(610) 465-8564 l timothy.hands@scouting.org 

Lehigh District - Covering the Units Chartered in Lehigh County, PA

Diane Lariar - District Director    
(610) 465-8563 l diane.lariar@scouting.org 

Tara Craig  - District Executive    
(610) 465-8580 l tara.craig@scouting.org 

Carbon-Luzerne District - Covering the Units Chartered in Carbon County and Lower Luzerne County

Mike Borgman - District Executive   
(610) 465-8575 l mike.borgman@scouting.org 





Monthly meeting of all Assistant Council Commissioners and District Commissioners. Email link and agenda will be sent to each member via email in...
The Camping and Property Meetings will be held at the ESSA Nature Lodge at Trexler Scout...
The Northampton District Roundtable is held the 2nd Wednesday of every month except...
All meetings are monthly.  Virtual Meeting invite sent directly to committee members.  All others, please reach out to...
Family FOS Presenter Training Once registered, the meeting invite will be within the registration confirmation email or use the below link. ...
December Fellowship gathering and rechartering This month the district meetings will be replaced by unit rechartering and...
Monroe Recharter Day   The location and date are subject to change. Thursday, December 9th at the Monroe County Control Center, 100...
Carbon-Luzerne District Committee is currently an online meeting.  The committee is meeting to begin planning the new county base District...
2021 Northampton District Commissioners Meeting is held the third Thursday of every...
The topic this month is; December - Religious Awards Review of religious awards in Cub Scouts Review of religious awards in Scouts...
      The Monroe Merit Badge College is Back Live and in-person!!! Updated with additional badges and DEN CHIEF...
NRA RSO (Range Safety Officer) Date - Saturday December 11th 2021 Location- Camp Trexler  8am to 5pm Saturday This course is at...
Family FOS Presenter Training Once registered, the meeting invite will be within the registration confirmation email or use the below link. ...


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Closed Saturday & Sunday


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10 AM – 5 PM (Monday-Friday)
10 AM – 2 PM (Saturday)
Closed Sunday


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