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Neale Batra Profile

Adult Information
Title: 
Mr.
Profession: 
Public Health, Emergency Preparedness
Employer: 
City of Philadelphia
Eagle Scout: 
Eagle Scout
Years in program: 
2001 - 2011
Resume: 
Bioterrorism and Public Health Preparedness Program Assistant, City of Philadelphia Department of Public Health.
Profile Information
HAM Radio Callsign: 
KD8JJC

A veteran of Troop and Venture 8 shenanigans, Neale is now working in Philadelphia preparing America's fifth largest city for infectious disease outbreaks, hurricanes, anthrax attacks, and yes... zombies.  A National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) and American Alpine Institute mountaineering graduate, he also loves to paddle/sail boats of all sorts, climb things of all sorts, and bike/ski down things of all sorts resulting in plenty of mayhem and incriminating video footage.

Favorite Books: there's so many...

Favorite Movies/TV Shows: Star Trek TNG, The Daily Show

Favorite Trips: Alleghenies, red rocks, Sailing, wyoming mountaineering

Interests: ecology, Infectious Disease, Public Health, Reading, rock climbing, Violin, Whitewater

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Jackson Sweeney Profile

Adult Information
Eagle Scout: 
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School: 
Skyline
Grade: 
10

Favorite Books: A Confederacy of Dunces, Cheapskates Ultimate Roadmap to Riches

Favorite Music: INDIE!!!

Favorite Movies/TV Shows: Borat

Favorite Trips: red rocks, vermont

Interests: Biking, Camping, Paintball

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Connor Thompson Profile

Adult Information
Title: 
Mr.
Eagle Scout: 
Profile Information
HAM Radio Callsign: 
KD8DZJ
School: 
Huron
Grade: 
11

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.      

Favorite Books: 1000 some page bail out plan, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Trilogy, hitchhikers guide series, Micheal Crichton books, red storm rising, The Count of Monte Cristo, the hobbit, the house of the scorpion, To Kill A Mockingbird

Favorite Music: Beatles, Bob Dylan, Bob Marley, Cannonball Adderly, counting crows, goo goo dolls, I'll Make a Man out of You, red hot chilli peppers, third eye blind, three days grace

Favorite Movies/TV Shows: Big Bang Theory, Burn Notive, Daily Show, house, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Mythbusters, Simpsons, star trek, Star Trek TNG

Favorite Trips: Alleghenies, Alleghenies and Summer Camp (Ohiopyle), Holiday Valley, Polar bear with frisky, red rocks, summer camp, vermont

Interests: asking for a bail out, being awesome, Camping, kayaking, lunch tray sledding, skiing, sleeping, Telemark Skiing, water polo

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Seth Dawson Profile

Adult Information
Title: 
Mr.
Profession: 
Student
Employer: 
University of Michigan
Eagle Scout: 
Eagle Scout
Years in program: 
1999 - 2007
Resume: 
Seth joined Troop 8 as a 6th grader in 1999. After participating in several venture trips including - ice climbing in Munising, MI, cycling in Denmark, rock climbing in Red Rocks, NV, and sailing in the Windward Islands - Seth received his Eagle Scout award in 2007. Currently, Seth continues to help out the Troop as an Assistant Scoutmaster, and attends dental school at the University of Michigan.
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Favorite Trips: Alleghenies, denmark, Holiday Valley, Ice Climbing, red rocks, Sailing in the Caribbean, summer camp, vermont

Interests: Backpacking, Biking, Camping, Canoeing, climbing, skiing

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Bob Geier Profile

Adult Information
Title: 
Dr.
Profession: 
Education
Employer: 
University of Michigan
Eagle Scout: 
Years in program: 
1989
Resume: 
Bob Geier is a long-time professional educator, having taught high school science and math, serving as a school administrator, state policy director, and now working at UM's School of Education. Trained by the National Outdoor Leadership School, he's been working with the St. Thomas scouting programs for almost 20 years on four continents and 15 states/provinces.
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HAM Radio Callsign: 
N8VCP

Bob was once a spy for the intergalactic revenue service, which collected payments of potable water from all interstellar wayfaring species in return for bureaucratic support. After retiring from the IRS, he settled in on a small, non-spacefaring planet largely because he enjoyed the snow and mountains, and because he was enthralled with chocolate chip cookies.

Favorite Movies/TV Shows: star trek

Favorite Trips: colorado, denmark, kilimanjaro, red rocks, wyoming

Interests: chocolate chip cookies, climbing, education, policy, skiing

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