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John Gliot

Scout Executive, CEO


Executive Director for the Anthony Wayne Area Council.  Responsible for the overall delivery of the Scouting program in the counties that we serve.  Coordinates the efforts of the volunteer Executive Board of the council.  Works with the board  and staff to implement the council strategic plan.

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Betsy Yankowiak

Director of Camping, Properties, and Restoration


Director of Anthony Wayne Scout Reservation/Camp Chief Little Turtle.

Responsible for overseeing  camp activities, camp properties and the restoration of the land at camp. 

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Troy Bowers

Development Director

Responsible for oversight of all  Council-wide fundraising events: Annual Golf Outing & Seafood Boil. Oversees council's annual popcorn sale. Coordinates council grants and foundation requests. Responsible for council marketing and communications.

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Justin Arkkelin


Oversees all the Scouting units in Central Allen County and Operates units of the Summit District .  Responsibilities include Scouting program, finance, and membership.

Summit District Executive


Michael Tome

Lincolnway District Executive


Oversees all the Scouting units in Whitley, Kosciusko and western side of Allen County. Responsibilities include Scouting program, finance, and membership.


Will Brewer

Pokagon District Executive


Oversees all the Scouting units in DeKalb, LaGrange, Noble, and Steuben Counties and Northern Allen. Responsibilities include Scouting program, finance, and membership.

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Steve Higgins

Wabash Valley District Executive


Oversees all the Scouting units in Adams, Huntington, Jay, and Wells Counties and Southern Allen county.  Responsibilities include Scouting program, finance, and membership.

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Charles "Bones" Rall

Camp Ranger


Maintains and operates the Anthony Wayne Scout Reservation.  Responsibilities are mostly related to property management, but include some Scouting program duties.

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Nichole McBride

Executive Assistant


Oversees the physical plant of the Anthony Wayne Area Council Service Center.  Administrative and clerical responsibilities regarding board and special finance activities.  Assists the Scout Executive.  Handles all insurance issues.

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Donna Scheerer



Maintains all financial records and prepares all financial reports.  Interfaces with auditors, National Council, and Board of Finance.

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Julie Robison

Certified Registrar/Program Assistant

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Angela Williams

Finance Assistant



Clerical and administrative duties regarding finance, especially Friends of Scouting, Accounts Payable and Receivable, and Popcorn Sale. Assists the Accountant and Development Director. 


Responsible for records and reports on membership, including rechartering units and members joining throughout the year, and the Eagle Scout Application Process. Responsible for clerical and administrative requirements for Council and Camp Websites and all Council events, especially Camp Chief Little Turtle, weekend camping at Anthony Wayne Scout Reservation, and the Order of the Arrow.

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Mary Hardy

Scout Shop Manager


Available to assist you in the Scout Shop, Mary Hardy is also the Official Council Seamstress, sewing patches on Scout shirts since 2002.

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Robert Thomas

Scout  Shop Representative


Available to help you most afternoons and on Saturdays in the Scout Shop.


Connie Ford

Development Executive



Assists the Director of Development with all fundraising efforts of the Council.

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