OA Troop Representative

GENERAL INFORMATION
Type: Appointed by SPL with SM approval
Term: Six Months
Reports to: Assistant Senior patrol Leader
Description: An Order of the Arrow Troop Representative is a youth liaison serving between the local OA lodge
or chapter and his troop. In his troop, he serves as a communication and programmatic link to the
Arrowman and adult leaders and Scouts who are not presently members of the Order. He does
this in a fashion that strengthens the mission of the lodge and purpose of the Order. By setting a
good example, he enhances the image of the Order as a service arm to his troop.

QUALIFICATIONS
Age: Under 18
Rank: First Class or Higher
Experience: none
Attendance: 75% over previous 6 months

SPECIFIC LEADERSHIP REQUIREMENTS
Serves as a communication link between the lodge or chapter and the troop.
Encourages year round and resident camping in the troop.
Encourages older Scout participation in high adventure programs.
Encourages Scouts to actively participate in community service projects.
Assists with leadership skills training in the troop.
Encourages Arrowmen to assume leadership positions in the troop.
Encourages Arrowmen in the troop to be active participants in the lodge and/or chapter
activities and to seal their membership in the Order by becoming Brotherhood members.
Sets a good example.