The PSA BoardServing until December 2019
“To me IWGBTP means ‘I wanna GIVE back to Philmont’. Serving on the PSA Board is one very special way to do that.”
Philmont: 1983: Health Lodge Receptionist, 1984-1985 & 1987: Ranger, 1988: EPC Cimarroncito, 1989: CD Dan Beard, 1990: CD Crooked Creek, 1991: Associate Director Conservation, 1992: Director Conservation
Currently: Director of Operations, IX Power Clean Water, Golden, Colorado
Living in: Denver, Colorado
“I have gained many opportunities, friends, and stories from my time at the Ranch. Thanks to the PSA, I know I will continue to have these things for the rest of my life!”
Philmont: 2003-2004, Ranger; 2005-Ranger Trainer; 2006-Rayado Trek Coordinator; 2007-2009, Associate Chief Ranger; 2010-2011, Sustainability Resource Specialist; 2013-2014, Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) Coordinator; 2015-2016, Associate Director of Conservation for Environmental Education.
Currently: University of Wisconsin-Extension Research Naturalist until November 2016. Currently seeking my next job, but ideally in the New Year it will be a position as an Environmental Educator in California.
Living in: Coldspring, Texas
David A. Wilson
“IMHO, Philmont is God’s Country for any & all faiths & religious traditions. This is what sets it (The people & The place) above all else.”
Philmont: 2002-2014 LDS Chaplain & Chaplain Coordinator
Currently: Executive Officer, Utah Energy Conservation Coalition, Inc.
Living in: Orem, UT
“I love Philmont and I love the PSA – I hope I can continue to help and give back to both.”
Philmont: 1969-1974: Ranger, Training Ranger, CD @ Fish Camp, Fish Camp, Baldy Town and Cimarroncito.
Currently: Retired July 2015 after 35 years with AT&T and IBM. Many titles overs the years, but basically, a Systems Architect.
Living in: Overland Park, Kansas (a loyal Jayhawk)
Kenneth P. Davis
Regional Officer - Northeast
“Philmont was for me, like many, a seminal experience–watching the largeness of the mountains and the ever present Southwest Indian/Spanish/Anglo culture. It led me to study history for a career. It solidified for me the value of high adventure challenges for young people and broadened my love of my country. It helped me know that Scouting was of great value to teenaged young men.”
Philmont: PTC Kitchen Crew, 1960; Assistant Secretary, 1961; Asst. Program Director, 1962 and 1965; Field Sports Director, 1963; Conference Host, 1966; Walking Wood Badge Staff, 1980; PTC Faculty 1991, 1995, 2003, 2010; PTC Chairman, Week 6, 2013.
Currently: Retired from 30 years as a senior civilian manager (GS-15) at the US National Archives, General Services Administration and the Defense Logistics Agency. Also retired from 31 years as a Colonel, US Army/Army Reserve, including service as a Signal Company Commander in Vietnam.
Living in: Alexandria, VA
Fr. Donald Hummel
Regional Officer - Northeast
“I’m happy to continue serving the PSA in this role, and as co-chair of the Building HOmE campaign I’m looking forward to great success there.”
Philmont: Ranger, 1984; PC – Miner’s Park, 1985.
Currently: Surveyor / Construction Inspector at McClure Engineering Associates, Inc. at the Macomb, Illinois office.
Living in: Macomb, Illinois
Dr. Dan Miller
Regional Officer - Southern
PSA Staff and Ex-officio
Dollie McDonald O’Neill
Immediate Past President
High Country Editor
High Country Editor Emeritus
Philmont: 1983-85, two years Ranger; PC Miranda.
Currently: Corporate Counsel, Old National Bancorp & Indiana State Representative (part-time).
Living in: Darmstadt, Indiana
Philmont Staff Liaison
High Country Layout
Former Executive Directors
July 1997 – April 2003
April 2003 – August 2003
August 2003 – August 2007
August 2007 to January 2016
2014–2016 Board Members
- John Murphy, President
- Colleen Nutter, VP Membership
- Tim Rosseisen, VP Service
- Dr. Dan Miller, VP Development
- Matt Lindsey, Treasurer
- Adam Fromm, Secretary
- Amy Boyle
- Ken Davis
- Bryan Delaney
- Catherine Hubbard
- Lee Huckstep
- Steve Rick
Regional Directors – Northeast
- Kathleen Seitz
- Rick Touchette
Regional Directors – Central
- Mitch Standard
- Phil Winegardner
Regional Directors – Southern
- Anne Marie Pinkenburg
- Doug Wahl
Regional Directors – Western
- Nancy Stickelman
- Michael Waggoner