I am Nathan Patel, I joined the Troop when I was 11 years old, 7 years later I finished up my carrer as a scout with the troop. Now I am an adult leader while in school at the University of Michigan and it seems that I am probably never going to leave Ann Arbor.
Connor Is A refugee from the old B patrol that came to shelter in A. After Getting in a power struggle with ray for the leadership He graciously took the spot of APL. If you are looking for Connor you can find him in your nearest ski patrol hut or doing some strange water sport called water polo.
Ray, a student at the University of Michigan and a product of this troop, is a new Assistant Scoutmaster and quickly learning the ways of old age and treachery. He likes to philosophize, play music (trumpet+drums), and redesign the public education system in America. Ray also loves Coca-Cola, Reeses, and sleep.
Steve has been with the troop since 1997, in a variety of roles as a scout and adult - everything from PL to QM to SPL to ASM and now Scoutmaster. Steve works for U-M as a neuroscience researcher studying brain activity related to drug abuse.
Steve initially came to visit Troop 8 because his best friend was joining. When said friend moved away, Steve promptly dropped out... only to rejoin the following year after making new friends. Soon he was Patrol Leader of the Second Year Scout Patrol, and later Patrol B.