Contact Us


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
Office Staff:  
Jennifer Harris,  Accountant
Aimee Dunn,  Accounting Assistant
Margaret Brown,  Program/Registration
Paul Nessman,  Receptionist
Field Staff:  
Melinda Enterante, District Executive Nawaganti District
Dorothy Garcia,  Sr. District Executive Nashoba District

DeArson Lawson, District Executive Cypress Chauve District
DeArson Lawson, District Executive  Red Stick District
Juan Prado, District Director Sewell-Eagle District
Camp Staff:  
E.J. Moore, Camp Ranger