Committee Members of Troop 40


Tyler Sowers, Chairman of Committee

Mr. Sowers is our Chiarman and has been the Advancement Chiarman of Troop 40 since 2013, and the Committee Chairman since 2018. Mr. Sowers created the Advancement Committee which sets the structure of Troop 40 with a purpose of keeping Duty to God within the Scout Promise. He coordinates the senior rank advancements in Troop 40.  Mr. Sowers is an Eagle Scout of Troop 40. He also served as the previous Eagle Scout Chairman of Skyline District.

Darren Barlow, Assistant Chairman

 Mr. Barlow serves a dual role in the troop also serving as an Assistant Scoutmaster.  As the Assistant Chairman, Mr. Barlow coordinates the Lower Rank Advancements in the troop and stands in place of the Chairman in his absence.  Mr. Barlow is an Eagle Scout passing on the values of Scouting. 

Emily Garcia, Secretary

Mrs. Garcia has recently taken on the mantle of the Troop Secretary towards the end of 2019.  She has shown that she  will be a valuable part of our troop operations.  She has been a long time member of Troop 40 as the mother of James Garcia.  She is familiar with our troop and already has a positive reputation within the troop and our chartered organization.

Jimmy Castillo, Membership

Mr. Castillo has recently been appointed our new Membership Coordinator.  Our Memberships Coordinator front lines the membership needs of the troop for both adults and youth, especially during our recharter season.  Mr. Castillo has one son, Eli Castillo, currently in Troop 40.

Deacon Ed Herrera, Chartered Organization Representative

We are thankful to have Deacon Ed Herrera serving as our Chartered Organization Representative. He brings decades of scouting experience to the table as he is a long time member of Troop 40.  Ed Herrera serves as a Deacon for St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church. 

Jason Swint, Trail Camp Coordinator

Mr. Swint is an Eagle Scout of Troop 40 and serves a valuable role in the troop leadership; he coordinates our annual Trail Camp each year which is our largest campout each year.


Jaime Waller, Barbque/Training/Treasure

Ms. Waller has come to be a valuable and positive force within Troop 40.  Since she joined over 7 years ago she took on her first position as the Troop Training Coordinator.  Since then she has added 2 highly important positions to her scouting resume within Troop 40.   She proudly serves as our Barbque Coordinator (our troop's largest fundraiser), Training Coordinator, and has recently taken the position of our Troop Treasure.  Mrs. Waller is mother of Troop 40 Eagle Scout, Nathaniel Waller-Grey; and has also been asked to serve as the District Training Chair where she serves proudly.