Area 7 President – Alexis Burnette
Alexis Burnette serves as the Central Region Area 7 Venturing President. She is from Rainbow Council and is a resident of Tinley Park, IL. This fall, she will be a sophomore attending Moraine Valley College, where she is finishing up her second year in general studies. Alexis is a member of Venturing Crew 422, charted by Concerned Parents of Venturing Crew 422. Within her Crew, she has served as the Vice-President of Program, and two years as President. She has both attended, and staffed NYLT through Pathway to Adventure Council. Alexis served as the 2018-2020 Area 7 Venturing Vice-President of Program. During his time, Alexis was able to help plan and execute both the Extravaganza, and the Conference. The 2019 Extravaganza that Alexis helped plan and facilitate had very high attendance and amazing reviews from attendees. Alexis has earned her Pathfinder Award and is currently working on her Summit Award. She has also received the Area Venturing Leadership Award. Outside of Venturing she was also involved with Girl Scouts, and has obtained her Gold Award. Alexis’ goals this term include but are not limited to, continuing the trend of working with Council’s to help create and sustain
Venturing Officers Associations. With working with her team of VP’s and Advisor – hosting the strongest Area Extravaganza to date. Working harder on strengthening the communication across the Area, including the internal team communication. Alexis is planning on hosting virtual meetings instead of phone conference calls this term.