Troop Leader Resources


1330841The scribe is the troop’s secretary. Though not a voting member, they attend meetings of the patrol leaders’ council and keep a record of the discussions. They cooperate with the patrol scribes to record attendance at troop meetings and to maintain troop advancement records. The troop scribe may be assisted by a member of the troop committee.


  • attends and keeps a log of patrol leaders’ council meetings
  • records individual Scout attendance
  • records individual Scout advancement progress
  • works with the troop committee member responsible for records and finance
  • sets a good example
  • wears the Scout uniform correctly
  • lives by the Scout Oath and Law
  • shows Scout spirit