About the BSA

Assistant Chief Scout Executive — National Director of Field Service

As the Assistant Chief Scout Executive — National Director of Field Service, Patrick Sterrett leads the BSA’s four regions and their support operations, as well as other key operations at the National Service Center.

He and his team are focused on membership growth and the programs needed to deliver the BSA’s mission to as many youth as possible.  

Patrick began his career in the Daniel Webster Council in Manchester, New Hampshire, where he served in a number of roles. He also has worked at BSA local councils in Bethesda, Maryland; Wilmington, Delaware; and, most recently, Indianapolis, Indiana, where he served as the Scout executive.

He is a graduate of Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania.