Whatcom District

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Whatcom District serves Whatcom County in Northwest Washington

For information on upcoming activities and events in Whatcom District, contact

  • District Chair: Derrick Bovenkamp. derrick@bovenkamp.us
  • District Commissioner: Jim Rhodes, (360) 734-8246, james.c.rhodes@gmail.com
  • Senior District Executive: Sven Gilkey, (360) 632-6999, sven.gilkey@scouting.org
  • Mount Baker Council:
    • Everett Service Center, 425-338-0380
    • Bellingham Service Center, 360-734-3940