Colorado Hut Skiing

Steve Zekany Profile

Adult Information
Profession: 
Neuroscience researcher
Employer: 
University of Michigan
Eagle Scout: 
Eagle Scout
Years in program: 
1997 - 2012
Resume: 
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. When he's not out with the troop, Steve works for U-M as a neuroscience researcher studying brain activity related to drug abuse.
Profile Information
HAM Radio Callsign: 
K8SAZ
School: 
Gabriel Richard

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.

Favorite Books: Arfken and Weber's Mathematical Methods for Physicists, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, The Count of Monte Cristo

Favorite Movies/TV Shows: 24, Firefly, Heroes, Star Trek TNG, Troop 8 TV

Favorite Trips: Colorado Hut Skiing, Denmark Biking

Interests: boating, Camping, science, skiing, Swimming, technology

Photo
Photo: 
Steve Zekany photo

Pike Briggs Profile

Adult Information
Profession: 
Spastic youth
Eagle Scout: 
Profile Information
School: 
Pioneer
Grade: 
10

I am Junior Assistant Scoutmaster (JASM) of the troop and am an avid outdoorsman. I'm a junior at Pioneer High School and have been in the troop for more than 5 years. I have participated in a number of venture trips including a backpacking trip in the Sawtooth Mountains of Idaho, a backcountry hut-to-hut ski trip in Colorado's Rocky Mountains, a three week long whitewater kayaking trip in the depths of Appalachia, and a rock climbing trip in Nevada's Red Rock Canyon. Outside of the troop I am a film buff, diet coke addict and a swiftie.

Favorite Books: What are these books you speak of?

Favorite Music: T-Swizzle

Favorite Movies/TV Shows: Bones, Buffy, Criminal Minds, Dexter, Django Unchained, Firefly, Fringe, Kill Bill (I and II), Lost, Madame Secretary, Monk, NCIS, Parks and Rec., Person of Interest, Psych, Silence of the Lambs, STEPHEN TYRONE COLBERT, The X-Files, V for Vendetta

Favorite Trips: Colorado Hut Skiing, Idaho backpacking, Red Rocks climbing, Venture Whitewater 2015

Interests: Backpacking, Canoeing, movies, Rock Cimbing, Telemark Skiing, Television, Whitewater Kayaking

Photo
Photo: 
Pike Briggs photo