Media Release




December 29, 2016


For immediate release:                                                    Contact Person

                                                                                                John Warren



On October 1, 2016 Barry W. McDonald became the Scout Executive/CEO for the Grand Columbia Council, Boy Scouts of America.

Mr. McDonald has worked in the Scouting movement for over 22 years and comes to Central Washington having served in the same position for the Pee Dee Area Council in Florence South Carolina. Prior to serving in South Carolina he served scouting in his hometown of Richmond, Virginia.

Barry moved to Yakima with his wife Earin and their three rescue dogs. They have four grown children and two grandchildren.

“Earin and I are very excited about this wonderful opportunity. We feel very blessed too serve Scouting in central Washington”.

Barry McDonald can be reached at (509) 453-4795 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Scout Executive Barry W. McDonald