On January 2, 2018, Abnaki District elected Rodney Gagnon as the new District Chair. Rodney takes the chair from Bill Coffin.
Rodney is an Eagle Scout, Vigil Honor member of the Order of the Arrow, and served the Down East District as Advancement Chair. Rodney earned his District Award of Merit and served as the Down East District OA Chapter Advisor.
Rodney attended Brigham Young University where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Recreation Therapy.
Rodney served his church as the Stake Young Men’s President, also serving in the Bishopric and as Scoutmaster.
Rodney served 4 years active duty in the Air Force in Air Surveillance, 16 years active duty in the Army Recruiting Command, and 19 years Army Reserve in Transportation.
Rodney and Julia enjoy volunteering for Scouting and their church and spending time with their children and grandchildren.