Exploring / Venturing Officers Association

The Western Massachusetts Council's Exploring Venturing Officers Association (EVOA) provides a forum for Venture Crews and Exploring Posts throughout the Council, supplemental programs, and Venturing training opportunities. Led by an annually elected slate of Officers, guided by capable adult volunteers, the EVOA also hosts monthly Exploring / Venturing Roundtables with programs specific to Venturers and Explorers. If you are interested in learning more or getting involved, please contact us!

To learn more about Venturing in our area- Northeast Region Area 2- visit their website.

Council EVOA President -

Riley O'Connor

Council EVOA Vice President - Administration

Corenn Boyer

Council EVOA Vice President - Program

Jacob Adams

Council EVOA Secretary -


Council EVOA Treasurer -


Council EVOA Advisors -

Matt Tassinari                

Mary Benjamin

Council EVOA Staff Advisor -

Steve Roberts

Upcoming Events

Meet the EVOA at the following events:

Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews (ILSC)

April 1-2, 2017 - Horace A. Moses Scout Reservation

More information and registration.


APEX Weekend

April 28-30, 2017 - Horace A. Moses Scout Reservation

Event Flyer
Online Event Registration


and more events to come...

Download the EVOA flyer here.

VOA Bylaws

The roles and responsibilities of the VOA officers, the authority of the VOA, and the establishment of the Venturing Cabinet are detailed within the current version of the VOA Bylaws. This document is made public so all interested parties may review.