Congratulations to Dirk M. Smith, who will serve as Scout executive of the Montana Council in Great Falls, Montana effective May 16, 2019.
Dirk began his Scouting career as a district executive at the Put-Han-Sen Area Council in Findlay, Ohio. He moved on to become the senior district executive and then field director with the Dan Beard Council in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was later promoted to field director and director of field service of the Connecticut Rivers Council in Hartford, Connecticut, and then was selected to serve as Scout executive of the Suffolk County Council in Medford (Long Island), New York. In 2014, Dirk was promoted to the National Service Center where he has since served as the Northeast Region talent manager.
Dirk is an Eagle Scout who enjoys working out, playing golf, swimming, and reading.
Dirk has an Eagle Scout son in Cincinnati, Ohio and a daughter in Denver, Colorado.
In the comments below, please help us welcome Dirk to his new role in the BSA as he joins in partnership with the volunteers and staff of the Montana Council to deliver quality Scouting experiences to the young people of the communities they serve.