Female Professional Scouts
Scott Begin (0005555440@MCIMAIL.COM)
Thu, 12 Nov 1992 04:27:00 GMT
I direct this question to the list, although I suspect that Mike Walton will
provide some sort of an answer that will be interesting to the entire list.
How many females does the BSA employ as professional scouts? I am not asking
about office staff, but those employed in positions of district executives,
exploring executives, etc...
The reason I ask is that in the Lone Pine District of the Calumet council, we
have a female DE. From what I've seen of her in the month that I've known
her, It looks like she is doing as good of a job (or better) than other DE's I
have worked with. I feel this is quite an accomplishment as she has been in
the position for about a year and had no prior scouting experience.
I have not doubts that if she works hard, she could move up in the BSA, as is
the case with any minority. I am just courious as to how rare a female
Scott A. Begin ASM, T-348 Calumet Council
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