Dan Beard District

Dan Beard District Service Area

The Dan Beard District serves Lackawanna, Wayne, and parts of Pike, Susquehanna, and Wyoming counties.

School Districts Served

Abington Heights, Carbondale, Dunmore, Forest City, Lackawanna Trail, Lakeland, Mid Valley, North Pocono, Old Forge, Riverside, Scranton, Valley View, Wallenpaupack, Wayne Highlands, and Western Wayne

Dan Beard District Key Three

District Position


Phone Number

District Chairman

Jim Widenor



District Commissioner

Jake Ganz



District Executive

Bill Zinky

570 207-1227 x 229
609 339-6250

Dan Beard District Committee

The Dan Beard district committee meets at 7:00 PM at the Scout Service and Training Center on the first Wednesday of the month. All members of scouting in the Dan Beard district are encouraged to join the district committee to help shape scouting in our area.