Congratulations to Ralph Voelker, who will serve as Scout executive of the Bay-Lakes Council in Appleton, Wisconsin, effective May 16, 2020.
Ralph began his Scouting career as an associate district executive at the Denver Area Council in Denver, Colorado. He moved on to become the senior district executive m/p and later camping director at the council. He was promoted to director of camping and then field director at the Cascade Pacific Council in Portland, Oregon, and then in 2003, was selected to serve as Scout executive of the Redwood Empire Council in Santa Rosa, California. From there, he joined the team at the Center for Professional Development as a professional development specialist, and in 2014, was selected to serve as Scout executive of the Pacific Harbors Council in Tacoma, Washington.
Ralph is an Eagle Scout who enjoys writing Scouting stories and voice acting.
Ralph and his wife, Jill, have no children, but are owned by a Bernese Mountain Dog named Ruby Sue.
Please join us in congratulating Ralph in the comments below as he joins in partnership with the volunteers and staff of the Bay-Lakes Council to deliver quality Scouting experiences to the young people of the communities they serve.