Board of Directors

Prairielands Council Strategic Plan


The Council Executive Board is elected each January at the Council Annual Business Meeting by the voting members of the council.  Elected to serve the 2018 term are:


Council Executive Committee


Randy Kangas, Council President; Urbana

Gabrielle Martin, Council Commissioner; Champaign

Kyle Kietzmann Immediate Past President; Mahomet

Glen Semple, Council Treasurer; Champaign

John Farney, Vice-President/Administration; Urbana
Kurt Brown, Vice-President/Finance; Champaign
David Burns, Vice-President/Marketing; Champaign
Paul Lang, Vice-President/Membership; Champaign
John Marquardt, Vice-President/Program; Champaign
Jeff Ping, Vice-President/Properties; Tolono
Marion Knight, Vice-President/ScoutReach; Urbana
Greg Knott, Vice-President/ Alumnit Relations; St. Joesph
Steve Adams (Interim Scout Executive), Secretary; Champaign


Executive Board Members-at-Large


Linda Atherton, Champaign

Jim Ayers, Monticello

Chad Beckett, Urbana

Bill Black, Danville

Dustin Boyer, Champaign

Carlton Bruett, Urbana

Judge Harry Clem, Urbana

Mark Hoagland, Vedersburg IN

Maddy Kangas, Urbana

Jim Lee, Tuscola

Eric Meyer, Champaign

Scott Moe, Champaign

Brooklyn Durst, Venturing Officers Association Youth Representative; Urbana

Wayne Weber, Champaign

Jason Whaling, Oakwood

Alyx Parker, Savoy

Flint Pellet, Urbana


Upcoming Executive Board Meetings


Monday, May 21, 2018

Monday, June 25, 2018


The Annual Meeting of the Prairielands Council will be on Monday, January 28, 2019.