James Clements Jr


Jim presently serves as Scoutmaster of Troop 727, Advisor of Venturing Crew 727, and on the Saddleback District Committee. Previously he has served as Charter Organization Representative, Committee Chair, Tiger Cub Coach and Webelos Den Leader of Pack 727. He has also served on the District Camporee Committee and Cub Scout Roundtable.

Jim has completed BALOO training and Wood Badge in 2008. Subsequently, he was on the Wood Badge staff in 2009 as Scribe and in 2011 as Troop Guide and o n the BALOO staff in 2010. In 2011 he received the District Award of Merit. In addition, he has received the Outstanding Citizenship Award from the City of Rancho Santa Margarita and has been named the Scout Leader of the Year by the California VFW. He also guided Troop 727 to be selected as California VFW Outstanding Scout Unit.

Jim was instrumental in creating the Patriot Day and Flag Day Ceremonies in Rancho Santa Margarita. Jim, a 20 year retired Navy Chief Petty Officer, lives in Rancho Santa Margarita with his wife Kristen and children Erin, a Girl Scout Gold Award Recipient and Parker, a Life Scout.