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Istrouma Area Council

Pennington Scout Service Center

9644 Brookline Avenue

Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70809

Phone: 225-926-2697

Fax: 225-926-7552


Istrouma Area Council Service Center: M-F 8:30 AM-5:30 PM

Summer Hours M-T 8:30 AM-5:30 PM and Friday 8:30 AM - NOON (June-July)

Istrouma Area Council Service Center: Closed on Saturday

Management Team:  
Gary Mertz, Scout Executive
Tyrone Black, Director of Field Services
Wayne Schuver Jr., Program Director
Office Staff:  
Beth Wooten, Office Manager
Jennifer Harris, Accountant
Enid Braxton, Finance/Fundraising Secretary
Margaret Brown, Program Secretary
Lakindra Williams, Special Events Secretary/Receptionist
Membership margaret.brown@scouting.orgorg
Field Staff:  
Jacqueline Moore, Nawaganti District Executive
Dorothy Garcia, Bogue Tuchenna Sr. District Executive
Nicole Barrientos, Cypress Chauve District Executive
Sandra Badon, Chappepeela District Executive
Reginald McCoy, Red Stick Program Specialist N/A
Stephen Davidson, Sewell-Eagle Program Specialist
Camp Staff:  
E.J. Moore, Camp Ranger
Brad DeFranceschi, Assistant Camp Ranger