Council Staff

The Chickasaw Council employs a staff of professionals who manage and support the operations of the Council, covering 17 counties in the Mid-South. Areas are broken down by 8 districts, which are led by leaders and volunteers and supported by Council professionals, called District Executives.

Scout Executive/CEO

Richard Fisher

Scout Executive/CEO










Jamie Whartenby
Administrative Assistant to the Scout Executive


Director of Field Service

Kevin Litt

Director of Field Service






Field Directors

Casey Manning

Field Director, Delta






Below is a list of the Chickasaw Council District Executives. Click here to visit the districts page.

Fred Lee

Thunderbird and Eastern District Director

Ken Allen

Thunderbird District Executive

Glenda Montgomery

Eastern District Executive

Andy Hendricks
Northwest Mississippi District Executive

Dan Ligon

Twin Banks District Executive

Alex Pelletier

Malmaison District Executive


Washington District Executive


Tallaha District Executive

James Malone

Wolf River District Executive

Michael Davis

Emerging Markets District Executive

Support Services

Drew Armstrong

Director of Support Services





Jeremy Palazolo

Program Director





Support Staff

Dolly Nabors

Office Manager





Shanika Bonner

Finance Secretary 

Marc Brinkley

Currier Ranger

Courtney Lewis

Print Shop/Mail Room

Joey Teem

Kia Kima Scout Reservation Ranger

Pam Walls


Erin Pfaffenroth

Front Counter Receptionist

Biana Witherspoon

Support Secretary