Commissioner Andy Anderson Honored By Boy Scouts of America
By Space Coast Daily // May 17, 2013
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA — Brevard County District 5 Commissioner Andy Anderson has been named recipient of the 2013 District Award of Merit by the Boy Scouts of America, Central Florida Council, Riverside District.
The award, presented Thursday, May 16, is given to Scouters who render service of an outstanding nature at the district level. Anderson has served as the Chairman of the Riverside District for the last two years.
“This award is very special to me,” Anderson said. “I have enjoyed a lifetime of scouting and now have had the honor of serving this District and helping numerous young men learn the same important life skills that I did.”
Stephanie Regalia, Riverside District Executive, said Anderson was recognized by his fellow scouters for leading a team of volunteers who have increased membership and local visibility, funded innumerable programs, and established community ties that will ensure the longevity of the program for years to come.
“Through his dedicated leadership as Chairman, Mr. Anderson has supported the education and life-preparation of thousands of youth, inspired dozens of corporations toward sponsorship, and led a team that is capable of training youth while keeping their safety a top priority,” Regalia said.
For more information call the District Five Office at (321) 253-6611.