Steven Kiel

Northeast Co-Crew Advisor

I am the advisor to Crew 53 (with Jennifer), I have been to all of the National High Adventure Camps (Philmont again this summer) and was the Northeast Region Venturing Advisor for the 19th World Jamboree in Chile.Iíve been a National Jamboree Scoutmaster and have worked on many council committees.For my real life job, I am a CPA and the financial officer for a real estate management company in New York City.My daughter will be on the International Service Team Staff in Thailand (Tournament Activities).


Bob Amick

Western Co-Crew Advisor



Jennifer Grochowski

Northeast Co-Associate Advisor

She is the assistant advisor of Crew 53 in Fair Lawn, NJ.Jen has been to Philmont, the Northern Tier and Florida Sea Base National High Adventure Camps as a leader with her crew.She is also an Outward Bound trained leader.For her real life job, Jennifer is a Special Education Teacher in the Summit, NJ school system.



Frank Leitz

Western Co-Associate Advisor

I'm Frank Leitz.  My wife, Virginia, has had to patience to put up with me for 43 years.  We have three sons: Edward, 38, Karl, 36, and Frank III, 34.  We live in Evergreen, Colorado, at an elevation of 7600 feet.  I lived a year and a half in Korea and three years in Saudi Arabia.  Thailand will be the 49th country on my life list.  I am a Chemical Engineer, working for the Bureau of Reclamation in water treatment.  Notched on my belt are about sixty technical publications and four patents.  Spare time activities include hiking, camping, enjoying classical music and collecting Scouting memorabilia.  Carried into adult Scouting by my boys, I have filled a variety of positions.  Currently, I am Venturing Roundtable Commissioner for Timberline district in Denver Area Council.  I attended world jamborees in Canada, 1983, as Assistant Scoutmaster; Netherlands, 1995, as Scoutmaster; and Chile, 1997-8, as member of International Service Team working in the Global Development Village.  That's where this picture was taken.  My goal for the XX Jamboree is to see that Crew 15/45 has the most enjoyable and productive experience possible.