As a Venturer, I promise to do my duty to God and help strengthen America, to help others, and to seek truth, fairness, and adventure in our world.
Announcing the 2013-2014 Central Region Area 3 Venturing PresidentPlease welcome Elizabeth Schneider as the 2013-2014 Central Region Area 3 Venturing President. Lizzie is from the Greater St. Louis Area Council and lives in Florissant, Missouri. She will be attending Lindenwood University in the fall to pursue a degree in secondary education and mathematics.
In her council, Lizzie currently serves as the Greater St. Louis Area Council Venturing Vice President of Administration. She has also served as the North Star District Vice President of Program, Crew 2829 President, and Crew 2829 Vice President of Communications. Lizzie has earned the Pope Pius XII Award, has received the Council Venturing Leadership Award, and serves as a member of the Catholic Committee on Scouting. She has completed ILSC and NYLT. Lizzie served as a youth staff member for a 2012 Venturing NYLT course and will be the Crew Vice President of the course happening during this coming summer.
Lizzie has been a member of the Encounter Weekend Staff for the past four years, working to plan and lead a successful Catholic retreat for Boy Scouts. She has also helped staff the North Start District Camporees for three years, working with Boy Scouts and Venturers alike to provide an exciting camping experience for all.
As a senior at Hazelwood West High School, Lizzie plays Volleyball, runs Track and Field, and is a member of the Swim Team. She is also a member of the National Honor Society
Over the upcoming term, Lizzie’s vision for the year is to work directly with councils within the Area to maintain a high level of efficiency and to provide fun, meaningful opportunities for all.