Western Region Chairman Gary Christiansen
Gary hails from Saugus, CA and is an Eagle Scout and Vigil Honor member of the Malibu Lodge of the Western Los Angeles County Council. He currently serves as the Vice President of Program for Area 4 which covers Southern California. Gary has served; as a Chapter, Lodge & Section Chief; as well as a Chapter, Lodge and Section Adviser and most recently was the WR Vice Chairman for Area 4. He is a recipient of the Founders Award, the Distinguished Service Award and was selected by his Lodge to receive the Centurion Award in 2015. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family. His grandson will continue the Scouting tradition in the fall. He loves to collect and document local Boy Scout history and is an avid baseball card collector.