The elected officers and appointed advisers of Section C-6A
Michael Kipp, Chief
Michael is a Vigil Honor member of Sakima Lodge, LaSalle Council, BSA. A student at Purdue University, Michael has served the Order and Scouting at all levels and in a variety of roles. Within his lodge and council, he’s served as a ceremonies team member, chapter chief, lodge chief, and Camp Tamarack staff member. He also enjoys working with Arrowmen throughout the Central Region as a National Leadership Seminar staff member. At a national level, he’s excited to help lead the OA’s National Communications Team and serve as an assistant Jamboree vice chief for Operation Arrow. Michael’s OA travels have taken him from the top of Philmont’s Tooth of Time to snorkeling in the Florida Keys, and he can’t wait to see where they’ll take him next.
Lucas Bowman, Vice Chief
Lucas is a Vigil Honor member of Takachsin Lodge, Sagamore Council, BSA. He has been an Eagle Scout and Arrowman since 2011, and he has served the Order in multiple capacities since then. He has served the members of Takachsin Lodge twice as lodge chief and once as the vice chief of programs. Throughout high school, he was a varsity tri-sport athlete and participated in cross country, swimming, and track. He now attends Purdue University where he studies Mechanical Engineering Technology. His goal is to work in either the aerospace or automotive industry when he graduates. He enjoys the outdoors, working with others, and is looking forward to serving the members of Section C-6A as their vice chief.
James Colter, Secretary
James is a Vigil Honor member of Jaccos Towne Lodge, Crossroads of America Council, BSA. He is part of the Class of 2020 at Ball State University, where he studies Elementary Education. In addition to being a section officer, he has served as a conclave vice chief and is the 2016-2017 Jaccos Towne Lodge chief. Back home in Greenfield, Indiana, James serves on the district camping committee. His favorite activities within the Order are the ceremonies. Outside of Scouting, James also loves long walks on the beach.
Bryan Shaffer, Adviser
Bryan is a Eagle Scout and Vigil Honor member of Takachsin Lodge, Sagamore Council, BSA.
Steve James, Associate Adviser
Steve is a Vigil Honor member of Jaccos Towne Lodge, Crossroads of America Council, BSA.