Joseph P. Strigle
A thoughtful, analytical approach to working with youth and adults, bringing a common ground to development, implementation and successful programs for his Troop, the Order of the Arrow and council level programs describes this dedicated volunteer.
Joe Strigle has served in several volunteer capacities in the Juniata Valley Council including Committee Member, Committee Chairman for Troop 83 Chartered by the Knights of Columbus in State College for thirteen years and Lodge Advisor for Monaken Lodge-Order of the Arrow since 2008. During his tenure as Advisor the Lodge has hosted a successful Section Conclave and designed the Aquanuschioni Pow Wow to also serve as a new Scout recruiting program.
A Vigil member of the Order of the Arrow, Mr. Strigle joined the Council Executive Board serving as Vice President of Membership, Nominating Chair, and this evening became the Council President.
Joe is an active member of Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church in State College where he serves as a Lector. He has been involved in the Bald Eagle Power Squadron serving on the executive committee, including as Commander, taught safe boating classes, and has advanced to the level of Junior Navigation.
Mr. Strigle is a Senior Director with SRI in State College. He was one of 5 associates who convinced SRI leadership to open the State College operation in 1993.
Joe and his wife Kay are the parents of two children – Brad (an Eagle Scout) and Jessica and they reside in State College.
For outstanding service to the community and youth, the Juniata Valley Council, Boy Scouts of America is proud to present the Silver Beaver Award to Joseph P. Strigle.