Oregon Trail Area Team

The Oregon and SW Washington Area Team

Area Pointman – Charles Smith

Oversees area operations and serves as your link with the National office.  You can reach him at tlusaoregontrailpm@gmail.com .

Direct Service Advisors – Jose Salame and Paul Eskeldson 

Provides Troops with nuts and bolts experience of how to run a meeting and plan a successful outdoor adventure.  You can reach Jose at jose@joysoflifephotography.com and Paul at preskeldson@yahoo.com.

New Troop Organizers – Todd Bushman and Wesley Kwong

Helps groups interested in Trail Life to complete the charting process and get off to a strong start.  For Southern Oregon the New Troop Organizer is Todd Bushman.  Wesley Kwong is the New Troop Organizer north of Roseburg.

Area Training Chair – David Wendell

Coordinates Three peak training in the Area and shares information about other training opportunities within the area.  He can be reached at OregonTrailLife@gmail.com.

Camping/Outdoor Adventure Chair – Mark Houston

Provides Troops with ideas for outdoor adventures and activities that are safe and fun for Trailmen.

High Adventure Chair – Roy Mason

Identifies and, when appropriate, plans area wide activities of interest to the Troops that will change their definition of tough.

Public Relations Chair – Wesley Kwong

Shares the good things happening in our Troops with the public.  Please send him photos of your Troop in action at whkwong@gmail.com.

Advancement Chair – Vacant

Approves Servant Leadership projects and runs the board of review for Freedom Awards.  If your Trailman is considering earning his Freedom Award, please contact the Pointman for our area.