Kirara-hama Yamaguchi Prefecture Japan

Circle Ten Council
2015 World Jamboree

July 28 - August 8, 2015

Home

Leadership

Resource Centre

World Jamboree History

Contacts

An experienced group of Scouters will lead the Circle Ten Council's World Jamboree troops.

Circle Ten Council Contingent Leader

Charles Holmes is the Jamboree Chairman for Circle Ten Council and is the BSA Southern Region World Jamboree Chairman.  He is an Eagle Scout and has served as a uniformed leader for Troop 70 for over 35 years, 11 of which were as Scoutmaster. Charles is Wood Badge trained and has served as a staff member on eleven courses and as course director in 2004.  This will be Charles' sixth World Jamboree experience and sixteenth overall jamboree.  Charles and his wife Deborah have been married for 34 years, and they have two sons, both Eagle Scouts.

Troop Leaders

Bill Hemenway, Scoutmaster
Bill Hemenway is the current District Commissioner of the Northern Lights District.  He also serves as an Assistant Scoutmaster and Eagle Advisor for Troop 1776 in the Plano/Murphy area.  Prior to his current positions, he served as the Scoutmaster, the high adventure and jamboree coordinator and as a merit badge counselor for Troop 1776.  Bill served as a Leader for the 2005 and 2010 National Jamborees and on staff for the 2013 Jamboree at the Summit.  In addition, Bill has led treks to Philmont, Northern Tier and Sea Base.  He is a Brotherhood Member of the Mikanakawa Lodge, is Wood Badge trained, and has staffed numerous Wood Badge courses including course director for Wood Badge 105.  Bill has been married to his wife Jan for 27 years and has two sons, both Eagle Scouts, and a daughter. Bill is an account manager for Alcatel-Lucent and enjoys flying and working at his ranch in his spare time.

John Stone, Assistant Scoutmaster
John Stone is the current Circle Ten Council Training Chair and serves on the Council Executive Board.  He also serves as an Assistant Scoutmaster for Troop 1776 in the Plano/Murphy area. Prior to his current positions, he served as the Scoutmaster for Troop 1776. John served as a Leader for the 2005 and 2010 National Jamborees and as the Council Contingent Leader the 2013 National Jamboree.  He has served as a leader at the 2007 World Jamboree in London and the 2011 World Jamboree in Sweden. In additional, John has led treks to Philmont, Northern Tier, and Sea Base.  He is a Vigil Member of the Mikanakawa Lodge, and was the Course Director for Wood Badge 102 at Philmont Scout Ranch. John has been married to his wife Alice for 27 years and has two daughters and a son, who is an Eagle Scout.  John is a tax partner for a CPA firm in Dallas, and enjoys traveling in his spare time.

John Mattson, Assistant Scoutmaster

TBD, Assistant Scoutmaster

CircleTenLogoSmall