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Appointment Announcement – DCC Communications

(Read the Appointment Announcement here)

I would like to announce the appointment of Ken Broad as Central Escarpment Council’s Deputy Council Commissioner for Communications.

Ken has been involved in Scouting since 2003, with his first role being a Beaver Scouter in Brampton. He has worked with all sections since then, as well as serving on both the old Brampton Area and current Yellow Briar service teams holding various roles with including webmaster, social media and communications. Most recently he was appointed the Central Escarpment Council Social Media Advisor.

Ken works for First Student Canada – Caledon Division as a dispatcher where he is responsible for the management of 300 plus drivers, delivering effective communications between school boards, parents and employees. Ken has strong experience with several web-based publishing platforms including Joomla and WordPress as well as the major Social Media outlets. He is a keen supporter development of Social Media as a way to promote Scouting program to the public.

Ken assumes his new position effective February 1st; his email address is He succeeds Brian Peebles who was appointed recently to the role of National Team Lead for Internal Communications after 4 years with the communications portfolio. Brian will continue his role as Council Webmaster for Central Escarpment. He can be reached at in his new role.

Please help me in congratulating Ken in his new role and we look forward to what the future holds for Central Escarpment Scouting and Scouts Canada.

It Starts With Scouts

Deanna DeVito – Central Escarpment Council Youth Commissioner
David Frederick – Central Escarpment Council Commissioner
Ian Foss- Executive Director Scouts Canada