Venture Crew 1861 & FDC Leadership Positions


Venture Crew 1861 Fife & Drum Corps

Leadership Positions


Venture Crew Officers

(Elected by Crew Members)

Venture Crew President*

Vice President for Administration*

Vice President for Program*




(Appointed )

Crew Guide*

Quartermaster Asst.* 


Den Chief*

Activity Chair                          

  Crew officers assist in FDC functions, below, as part of leadership duties.

* Leadership position approved for Star, Life & Eagle rank requirements.


Fife & Drum Members

(YouthVolunteer/Appointed Positions available for Youth members not yet Venture Crew age or as an Elected Officer Function)


            Event Chairs

            Quartermaster Asst (Assist adult leaders with equipment)

            Drum Practice Coordinator     

            Fife Practice Coordinator

            Bugle Practice Coordinator

            Acting Fife Major (for event)

            Acting Lead Drummer  (for event)


Adult Leaders & Volunteers

(BSA Leaders-trained; BSA training available online at

            Venture Crew Advisor

            Associate Advisors

            Committee Chair & Members

            Merit Badge Counselors

            Venture Crew Consultants

(FDC Parents & Volunteers)


            Event manager –supervise preparations for events & practices

            QM-Uniforms & Equipment maintenance

            Civil War Reenactor-- available to supervise at encampments

            Adult musicians

            Fundraising Coordinators