Adult Leadership

Scoutmaster's Staff

Photo Name Position Comments
James P. Ryan
Scoutmaster
Jim earned his Eagle as a member of Troop 6 close to 20 years ago. He has remained active with the Troop, previously serving as an Assistant Scoutmaster and a Committee Member. Jim is a Brotherhood member of the Order of the Arrow.
Hudson Apotheker Assistant Scoutmaster Hudson was a scout in Troop 6, and is a member of the Order of the Arrow.
Jeff Apotheker
Assistant Scoutmaster Jeff has a Ph.D. in Psychology. He is an Eagle Scout, the father of two scouts in the Troop, and a member of the Order of the Arrow.
Carney R. Burns III Assistant Scoutmaster Carney was a Scout in Troop 6, with a younger brother currently a scout.
Stephen Cumberbatch Assistant Scoutmaster -
Camping Program
Steve has been a member of the Troop for a number of years, and is a former Troop Committee Chairman. He is the father of an Eagle Scout and a member of the Order of the Arrow.
Lars Spalin, Jr
Assistant Scoutmaster -
New Scouts
Lars was a Scout in Troop 6, completing his Eagle requirements just days before his 18th birthday. He is now the newest ASM in the Troop, and is certified in Wilderness First Aid. Lars is a Brotherhood Honor member of the Order of the Arrow, and participated in an OA Wilderness Voyage at Northern Tier (2009) and an OA Trail Crew at Philmont (2012).
 

Troop Committee

Charles Deschamps
Charter Organization Representative Charlie is a long time Scouter, an Eagle Scout and a Vigil Honor member of the Order of the Arrow. He has served as the Algonquin District Scout Roundtable Commissioner, is a member of the District Committee and has the Silver Beaver. Charlie was Scoutmaster of the Troop for a number of years, isthe son of the Troop's first Scoutmaster and is the father of two Troop 6 Eagle Scouts.
John Tegtmeier
Committee Chairman / Webmaster
John is a 25+ year Scouting veteran, an Eagle, and a Vigil Honor member of the Order of the Arrow. He's a former Scoutmaster and Explorer Post Advisor, and was the Lodge Chief of Ranachqua Lodge in the mid 60s. He has also served on a NOAC Staff.
Aleksey Baklitskiy
 
Equipment Coordinator Aleksey is a veteran fisherman and camper as well as a computer guru. He has a son is in the Troop.
Jamil Cumberbatch
Committee Member At Large Jamil had 5 years of Cub Scouts (Pack 40) and 7 years as a Scout in Troop 6. He attained the rank of Eagle Scout and is an Ordeal Honor member of the Order of the Arrow.
Christopher Deschamps
Committee Member At Large Chris is the son and grandson of Troop 6 Scoutmasters, an Eagle Scout and a Brotherhood member of the Order of the Arrow.
Fred Gervat
Training Coordinator
Fred is an Eagle, a Vigil Honor member of the Order of the Arrow, and a Silver Beaver recipient. A 50+ year veteran, among many other things Fred was the Algonquin District Training Chairman and currently the Course Director of the Westchester-Putnam Council NYLT. He is a multiple Wood Badge, National Jamboree and NOAC Staffer; and a member of the Archdiocese of NY Catholic Committee on Scouting. He's the father of an Eagle Scout.
Barbara Murphy Committee Member At Large Barbara is new to Scouting. She is the mother of two scouts in Troop 6.
Lars Spalin
Activities Coordinator Lars earned his Eagle with Troop 6 as a youth, and then was an ASM for a time. He returned to Scouting when his son joined the Troop. Lars is a Brotherhood member of the Order of the Arrow.
Joseph Tetro Membership Coordinator Joe is a longtime scouter and member of Troop 6.
Jonathan Wilson Treasurer Jonathan is a corporate banker recently transfered from the UK. He has a son in the troop.

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Last Updated: June 25, 2012