Area 3 President – RJ Jackson
Rollin “RJ” Jackson serves as the 2020-2021 Central Region Area 3 Venturing President. RJ is an Eagle Scout from Crew 2783 in Ballwin, MO, within the Greater St. Louis Area Council. He has been in scouting for 11 years and Venturing for 3. During his time in the program, RJ has staffed his home council’s NYLT courses 4 times, National Advanced Youth Leadership Experience (NAYLE), National Youth Leadership Training Leadership Academy (NYLTLA) 3 times, and National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC) once. Through his love of STEM, he has earned both the Dr. Bernard Harris and Thomas Edison SUPERNOVA Awards. From Hiking 112 Miles at Philmont to Serving on the Model United Nations Contingent at this past summer’s World Jamboree, RJ takes every opportunity that Venturing and Scouting offer to him.RJ has served as his Council’s Vice President of Program, and is currently serving as a Chapter Chief for the Boone Trails Order of the Arrow Chapter. He is also starting the planning to complete his Albert Einstein Gold Supernova Award, while also completing his Venturing Ranks. RJ is looking forward to all the Central Region and Area 3 Venturing has to offer this year!