Join us on Monday, April 5th at 7:00 PM PDT for our second Section Campfire program! 

Join your section and lodge leadership as they provide updates on a variety of Order of the Arrow programs and get your questions answered LIVE during the event. There will even be a special prize giveaway during the event.

Everyone is invited to join! You do not have to be an Arrowmen to listen in so tell all your Scouting friends!

We are excited to provide this special program and hope you gather ’round the campfire with us!

Submit a Question

You can participate in the Section Campfire by asking questions for our panelists to answer LIVE during the Q&A portion of the event! 

Questions can include anything from OA programs to random topics and can be directed at the entire panel or a specific panelist. Just remember that a Scout is courteous and clean — keep the questions Scout appropriate. 

There are several ways to submit questions for our panel.

  1. Post your question on social media using #W1SCampfire or tag us @sectionw1s
  2. Email your questions to
  3. Post your question in the Section W-1S BAND group
  4. Post them in the live chat on YouTube
  5. Use this form

Prize Giveaway

Everyone who submits a question will be entered to win some Section W-1S swag. We will be drawing the winners live during the event. 
*One entry per person. 

Meet Our Panelists

Meet our panelists for the Section Campfire! 

As we confirm additional panelists, they will be added here. 

  • Dirk Smelser
  • Kaitlyn Crowley
  • Ryo Takei
  • Dakota Morosi
  • Thackery Moreland
  • Dustin Graves
  • Benjamin Flores
  • Vincent Bishop
  • Cheryl Hunker

2020-2021 Section W-1S Chief

Dirk is an Eagle Scout and Vigil Honor candidate of Lo La'Qam Geela Lodge. Dirk has previously served as as section vice chief, lodge chief, conclave vice chief, camp staff, NYLT staff, and World Jamboree SPL. Dirk is a senior at Eureka High School and plans to attend OIT for business management. In his free time, Dirk enjoys hiking, hanging out with friends, and patch collecting. 

2020-2021 Section W-1S Vice Chief

Kaitlyn is an Eagle Scout and Brotherhood member of Wauna La-Mon'tay Lodge. Previously, she has served as senior patrol leader and Venturing crew president. Kaitlyn attends Wellesley College and plans to become a pediatric psychiatrist. In her free time, Kaitlyn enjoys camping and hiking. 

2020-2021 Section W-1S Secretary

Ryo is an Eagle Scout and Brotherhood member of Wauna La-Mon'tay Lodge and is serving his second term as section secretary. Previously, he has served as chapter administrative vice chief, NYLT staff, and World Jamboree SPL. Ryo attends Oregon State University studying mechanical engineering with a computer science major. In his free time, Ryo enjoys robotics.

2021 Western Region Chief

Born in Bozeman, Montana, Dakota is a proud Vigil Honor member from Apoxky Aio Lodge. He has served as a chapter chief and as the lodge chief of Apoxky Aio, the vice chief of Section W-2N and most recently as the Section W-2N chief. Dakota is planning on attending college in pursuit of a degree in Business Marketing, and hopes to someday teach business or work within a multimedia marketing agency. In his free time, Dakota enjoys skiing, hiking and graphic design. 

2020-2021 Lo La'Qam Geela Lodge Chief


2020-2021 Tsisqan Lodge Chief

Dustin is an Eagle Scout and Vigil Honor candidate and is serving his second term as lodge chief of Tsisqan Lodge. Previously, Dustin has served as senior patrol leader, Venturing crew president, chapter chief, lodge administrative vice chief, and on camp staff. He is currently a senior in high school and plans to attend OSU to study education with a focus in mathematics. In his free time, Dustin enjoys petting his cat and listening to music. 

2020-2021 Wauna La-Mon'tay Lodge Chief

Ben is an Eagle Scout and Brotherhood member of Wauna La-Mon'tay Lodge. Previously, Ben has served as senior patrol leader, chapter chief, lodge membership vice chief and on camp staff. He is currently in high school and plans to attend college to study education. In his free time, Ben enjoys playing video games. 

Section W-1S Adviser

Vince is an Eagle Scout and Vigil Honor member of Wauna La-Mon'tay Lodge.  Previously, Vince has served in a variety of positions as both a youth and adult Scouter including Scoutmaster, Cubmaster, Venturng crew advisor, district chairman, and council vice president. Additionally, he has served on staff for several national events and committees in his community. He currently works as head CPA at the Oregon Department of Energy. In his free time, Vince enjoys reading and watching SciFi.

Section W-1S Associate Adviser

How to Watch

Watch the Section Campfire LIVE on our YouTube channel or on our stream below. 

The stream will begin at 6:50 pm on April 5th with pre-show content. 

Can’t make the live event? A recording of the event will be available on our YouTube channel afterward. 

Having trouble viewing the below video? Watch on YouTube

NOTE: Viewers with a YouTube account and are logged in can post questions in the live chat right from YouTube. Live chat not available on the stream show on this site. 

Section W-1S Livestream Feed