Ron grew up in an Army family and served in the Army as a Medical Service Corps officer following college. His career has focused on organizational strategy and development, specifically with startup organizations. He has been married to his college sweetheart for 28 years and has 3 adult children and 2 granddaughters. Living in Texas for the last 18 years, Ron has volunteered in a number of church roles, on a homeschool association board, and 10 years as a high school baseball coach. From the launch of Trail Life, Ron served 7 years as a Regional Team Leader, recently transitioning from that role and serving as the Regional Freedom Award Liaison. He is a Freedom Rangeman (adult Eagle Scout transition) who was drawn to Trail Life’s mission to guide generations of courageous young men.