His contributions will include the creation and distribution of the W.D. Boyce Council's digital newsletter, database management and
media relations. In addition, he will lead brand communication and
marketing coordination for the council.
Schwartz has been with the W.D. Boyce Council for 1 1/2 years as the
district executive working with Scouts in Woodford, Tazewell, Mason
and Logan counties. Prior to that, he was a district executive for
more than four years in the St. Louis area.
He has a bachelor's
degree in communication from Bradley University.
The main office of the W.D. Boyce Council, Boy Scouts of America, is
at 614 NE Madison Ave., near downtown Peoria. The council currently
serves more than 13,354 kids in 14 counties spread across central
Illinois. The W.D. Boyce Council is divided into five districts --
Crossroads, Heartland, Lowenau, Wotamalo and Exploring/Learning For
Life -- which all serve their own counties in central Illinois.
ScoutREACH is the council's outreach effort dedicated to reaching
youth of all circumstances from within the council.
[Text from file received from
W.D. Boyce Council, Boy Scouts of America]