We are delighted to have Greg Brownfield join us as our Scout Executive and CEO of the Northwest Texas Council. Greg is a 16 year Scouting professional from Peoria, Illinois, with impressive credentials. He has served in urban, suburban and many rural areas. He has demonstrated skill in volunteer and board recruitment, and staff leadership and development. He has been successful with council administration and governance, fiscal management, FOS, membership recruitment and retention and training of staff and volunteers. Here are some specifics about his professional and personal life.


  • Director of Field Service/COO, W.D. Boyce Council – Peoria, IL 04/14 to 6/16
  • Director of Field Service, Michigan Crossroads Council – Detroit, MI07/12 to 03/14
  • Field Director/District Director, Dan Beard Council – Cincinnati, OH 08/05 to 06/12
  • District Executive/District Senior Executive – W.D. Boyce Council – Peoria, IL 08/00 to 07/05


  • Married to Teri for 20 years
  • 4 children: Bethany (17) has served on camp staffs, Lucas (14) is First Class Scout, Ellie (12) and Joseph (10) is 2ndyr. Webelos
  • Bachelor of Science in Education – Illinois State University
  • Woodbadge trained (3 beads) and Vigil member of OA
  • National Camping School Aquatics Instructor and summer camp staff for 10 yrs.
  • Den Leader for 4 yrs.
  • Active in church, school and scouting
  • Knights of Columbus member