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Brad Olson named Scout Executive/CEO of the Voyageurs Area Council

Brad Olson has been named Scout Executive/CEO of Boy Scouts of America's Voyageurs Area Council in Hermantown, Minn., effective May 1, 2022.

Brad began his Scouting career in 2000 as a Camping Executive at the Northern Lights Council in Fargo, N.D. He continued his career in the Northern Lights Council serving as the Senior Camping Executive, District Director, and Program Director respectively until 2017. He moved on to become the District Director at the Voyageurs Area Council in Hermantown.

Brad is an Eagle Scout and Vigil Honor member of the Order of the Arrow who enjoys spending time with family, traveling and camping.

Brad and his wife, Jill, have three children, Braden and Chase, who are in Cub Scouts, and Vivian, who will join Cub Scouts in June.

Please join me in congratulating Brad as he joins in partnership with the volunteers and staff of the Voyageurs Area Council to deliver quality Scouting experiences to the young people of the communities they serve.

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