John Hammons is an Eagle Scout and has earned three palms. He is a member of Troop 303 and Technology and Manufacturing Explorer Post 11. He attended the World Jamboree in 95 and the National Jamboree in 97. He has canoed in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area and hiked the Silver Mocassin Trail. He was a host-brother to a young man from Santiago and hopes to see him while we are at the World Jamboree. He will be a freshman in college this fall, but is already taking electronics and engineering courses at Glendale Community College. He has traveled extensively in Europe and North America and is now looking forward to Chile.