The district executive is your best Scouting friend and counselor the full-time professional in the district. He or she is employed by the council and works under the direction of the council Scout executive. The district executive welcomes all suggestions and knows that you will need close cooperation to
get the job done through volunteers.
The district chairman is the top volunteer Scouting leader of the district in a defined geographical area, whose job is to motivate a talented team of people. They preside at district committee meetings and represent the district on the council executive board. They are responsible for the membership, program, and finance functions of the district.
A district commissioner is the quality control officer who recruits, trains, and leads a staff of commissioners who coach adult leaders of every unit to succeed. The district commissioner is responsible for the unit service function of the district. They are approved and appointed by the council executive
board, with the concurrence of the Scout executive, on the recommendation of the district nominating committee.