Tag Archives: A Celebration of Eagles

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Codi F. White

Codi F. White, Vernal – UT Administrative Services Manager, State of Utah Codi White has been a wonderful example of finding great satisfaction in service to others throughout his life.  Recently, while serving as a presenter at a Little Philmont training, he was overjoyed to see several men he served as their Scoutmaster, being trained as adult leaders. Being a small […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: James W. Walker

James W. Walker, Pleasant Grove – UT Retired Imaging Specialist James Walker had the opportunity to meet Irving Berlin, Lord Rowallan (then the British Chief Scouter), and George Albert Smith at the National Court of Honor in 1947.  Their service impressed James and helped him realize that the best way to teach is by example. This approach has been a guideline for […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Richard V. Beesley

Richard V. Beesley, Mapleton – UT Owner of Beesley Monument Richard Beesley has been deeply involved in Scouting throughout his life. After serving a mission to Alaska and Canada, he served in various Scouting positions including Assistant Camp leader, Scoutmaster, and Wood Badge Staff member. In addition to serving in many community and church capacities, he has maintained a family business […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Ramon P. Beck

Ramon P. Beck, Alpine – UT Senior Vice President of the Bank of American Fork Ramon Beck has had a rich and varied life.  Ramon received an academic scholarship to BYU, served a mission in Italy, and graduated from BYU with degrees in Public Relations and Italian.  He started a banking career that has now spanned over four decades, which […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Mark R. Stoddard

Mark R. Stoddard, Nephi – UT President and CEO of Central Valley Medical Center  Mark Stoddard understands the importance of perseverance.  When he first applied for an administrator position in healthcare, Mark Stoddard’s college professor and previous administrator told him he was not qualified. In addition to that, he was told that the others applying for […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Sid P. Bastian

Sid P. Bastian, Mapleton – UT Owner of Elite Warranty Insurance Sid Bastian says that “Scouting has created an incredible foundation and basis from which I have made so many key decisions.” He received a Bachelor Degree from BYU, served a mission in Oklahoma, married an incredible woman with whom he has four children, created a business, […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Greg M. Rosenvall

Greg M. Rosenvall, Gunnison – UT Director of Rural Hospital Development & Stake President Greg Rosenvall graduated from BYU, summa cum laude, in Chemical Engineering. Upon graduation, he worked in with Exxon Mobile in Texas. For the past 15 years, he has worked for the Utah Hospital Association, as a hospital administrator and now as a director […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Aaron M. Robinson

Aaron M. Robinson, Lindon – UT Family Physician & Bishop Aaron Robinson grew up in Delaware being active in the outdoors. After spending one year at college, he served a mission in Argentina. Upon returning, he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and his Medical Degree at PCOM in Philadelphia.  He then went on to […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Howard K. Bangerter

Howard K. Bangerter, Highland – UT Senior Product Manager & Stake President Howard Bangerter reflects on the milestones in his life: serving a mission, obtaining an education, marrying a beautiful woman, and having six children and seven grandchildren.  He has had careers in geology, computers, and helping others overcome addictions; as well as several callings and service […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: M. Moreno Robins

M. Moreno Robins, Provo – UT Pediatrician Moreno Robins graduated with honors from the University of Utah, School of Medicine.  He worked in Pediatrics for 40 years, administering needed medical care to over 260,000 patients and publishing several articles which have since dictated medical standards in a variety of operations. Moreno has served as a Mission President for the Guadalajara Mexico Mission […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Kipp M. Robins

Kipp M. Robins, Orem – UT Physician Kipp Robins served in the Japan Sapporo Mission and went on to attend medical school. One of the doctors who interviewed him as he was applying was on the Executive Board of the Greater St. Louis Council. Much of the interview was taken up talking about Scouting. Kipp is confident that his Eagle Rank […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Jeff Acerson

Jeff Acerson, Lindon – UT Mayor of Lindon & Stake President Jeff Acerson graduated from BYU with a Bachelor’s of Art in Communication and a Public Relations emphasis. He worked at WordPerfect Corporation for 12 years as a Director of Corporate Communications, Novell Corporation, and served on the Lindon City Council. Jeff is currently the mayor of Lindon. He served as mission […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Theodore R. Rempp

Theodore R. Rempp, Delta – UT Sales & Marketing Director & Stake President Theodore Rempp served a mission in Florida, received his Master of Business Administration, and worked for Merck and Co. Inc. for 30 years. Throughout his life, Scouting has played an important role as he has served in various positions, including Scout Master several times and as a member of […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Wayne P. Probst

Wayne P. Probst, Midway – UT Retired Wayne Probst benefited from being an Eagle Scout while serving in the Air Force.  Being an Eagle Scout also helped him excel as a Scoutmaster when he lived in Texas.  Wayne has enjoyed many Eagle court of honors throughout the years and hopes he has been a positive influence on others. Congratulations to Wayne P. Probst!  

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Orrin Olsen

Orrin Olsen, Alpine – UT Donor Liaison for LDS Philanthropies & Bishop Orrin Olsen played football for Coach Lavell Edwards and threw the discus for the track team while attending BYU. His connection to the track team was life changing. He fell in love with Coach Clarence Robison’s daughter Sandy, and married her in 1974. He went on to play in […]

By Melany Gardner
Jul 03, 2014

Outstanding Eagle: Lee L. Monroe

Lee L. Monroe, Scipio – UT Rancher & Stake President Lee Monroe graduated high school, served a mission in Brazil, and in 1972, married Mary Summers. He received his Bachelor Degree in Agriculture Economics from USU, where he was Valedictorian. Lee has served in various Scouting positions in 34 of the last 41 years. Of the 30 boys […]