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Congratulations DE John Callahan!

A massive CONGRATULATIONS goes out to our very own John Callahan on his recent promotion! We know you are going to continue rocking it for Silver Comet!

John Callahan - Silver Comet Lead District Executive

The Atlanta Area Council is pleased to announce the promotion of John Callahan to Lead District Executive serving with Annie Roberts in the Silver Comet District, effective June 21, 2023. John will be responsible for providing leadership in the areas of service to Silver Comet District Cub Scout Packs, Scouts BSA Troops, and Venturing Crews. His responsibilities include support for our youth recruiting efforts and fundraising including Friends of Scouting, the Trail’s End Popcorn sale and the Camp Card sale.

One of his primary roles will be to lead the cultivation and recruitment of volunteers in the Silver Comet District. John is part of the Service Area 2 team under the leadership of Paul Odom, Field Director.

John is from Buffalo, N.Y. and was a Life Scout in the Greater Niagara Frontier Council. While a youth, he was the first-ever member of his troop to be appointed as Junior Assistant Scoutmaster. He was the program director at Schoellkopf Scout Reservation (Cowlesville, N.Y.) and spent eight summers working at the camp. John graduated from Niagara University with a bachelor’s degree in communication studies. He previously was in the seminary for 2 ½ years and worked for a healthcare marketing company.

John likes to do video production, take hikes, garden, attempt to cook, and watch the Buffalo Bills in his free time.


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