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The Southwest Florida Council's Leadership

Josephine Gagliardi - President
Jim Thielen - Council Commissioner
Charles Vonderheid - Scout Executive/Secretary

Tyrone Shinn - Vice President, Finance & Fund Development
Bill Coen - Vice President, Council Performance
Doug Adams - Vice President, Programs
Gary Hoyt - Vice President, Strategic Planning
David Dignam - Vice President Council Relations & Marketing
David Verinder - Vice President, Governance and Leadership
John Tobler - Vice President, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Jim Fetterman, Vice President, Safe Scouting
Jim Pilon, Council Attorney
Dave Dale, Past President

2023 DISTRICT CHAIRMEN:                                                         
                 - Alligator 
Mike Bear - Manatee 
Justin McBride - Panther 
Paul Caragiulo - Two Rivers


Bob Clarke
Bill Coen
Dave Dale
David Dignam
Dominic DiMaio
Chuck  Donelson
Jim Fetterman
Mary  Fischer
Judge Josephine Gagliardi
Joe Glowacki
Leon Goldsmith
Gary Hoyt
Mike Lyster
Steven Nisbet
Steve Pontius
Bill Poteet
Tom  Shapiro
Lem  Sharp
Tyrone Shinn
Judge Gilbert Smith
Jim Thielen
Marvin Thomas
John Tobler
Tom Uhler
Jim Wilson

The Council is guided by
the volunteer
Executive Boards.

These men and women help to
plot the course of all our
Scouting programs!    


2022 Annual Report 
of the Council


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