The commissioner is the liaison between the local council and Scouting units. The commissioner's job is to keep units operating at maximum efficiency, maintain regular contact with unit leaders, counsel leaders on where to find assistance, note weaknesses in programs and suggest remedies. The commissioner is successful when units effectively deliver the ideals of Scouting to their members.
On My Honor
I will do my Best, by example of my daily life,
to make the Scout Oath and Law a more vital force for
good character and citizenship in the lives of the youth
and leaders I serve.
I will do my Best, to help secure and help make more
effective the finest possible leadership for the units I serve.
I will do my Best, to help make the program of the unit
I serve the best that can be given, rich in wholesome fun
In all I Do, I will strive to help my units attract into
membership every possible youth, so that, through their
participation, they can help make America a finer, greater nation
in a world community
Mission Statement of the BSA
The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare
to make ethical choices over their
instilling in them the values of
the Scout Oath and Law.