About the River District
The River District of the Boy Scouts of America, Alamo Area Council (BSA) works with 546 volunteer adults to serve over 1340 youth in eight school districts within Comal and Guadalupe County. With the partnership of 24 charter organizations, River District provides character building values and outdoor adventure for boys and girls from 5-20 years of age.
Roundtables, monthly informational training meetings, are held for all Scouters the first Thursday of every month at 7pm located at Schertz United Methodist Church, 3460 Roy Richard Dr, Schertz, TX 78154
- Note: Due to our Current Shelter at Home Decree, we will be offering a Virtual Roundtable for the Month of May, Stay tuned for more info! Stay up to date with current Council Activities by visiting our Council Calendar.
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District Chairman – Kelly Kistner, Kelly has served in this position since 2017, is an Eagle Scout and currently the Fire Marshal for the City of San Marcos. The District Chairman is responsible to the council president or the vice president of district operations to run the program of Scouting in their district as directed by the executive board of the council. You can contact Kelly by email at email@example.com.
District Commissioner – Rick Shelton, Rick has served in this position since 2017. He is also the Scoutmaster for Troop 51 and has served on many committees and programs in our District over the years. He leads a team of Assistant District Commissioners, Unit Commissioners, and the Roundtable Commissioners. You can contact Rick by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
District Executive – Lesley Vinka, she began her Professional Scouting Career in 2017 with the Alamo Area Council. Lesley is married to an Eagle Scout , has 2 Children in the Program and lives in the Canyon Lake Area. You can reach Lesley through email at Lesley.Vinka@Scouting.org or 210.262.1449, you can also reach the River District Leadership team at River@AlamoAreaBSA.org
*Note, we will continue to hold Eagle & Project Boards using Zoom, if you have dropped off your paperwork at the Council Office, the Eagle Board Chair will get with you as soon as possible-there may be some delay, but we will do our best to keep on our regular schedule-thank you for your patience!
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- Virtual Roundtable – July 2020
- Virtual Roundtable – June 2020
- Flags at Fort Sam – Virtual Event
- Front Yard Food Drive – A Good Turn!
- Fiesta 2020