Name: Mark Bernas
Wood Badge Staff Position: Troop Guide
Wood Badge Patrol/Critter: Antelope
Scout Unit: Troop 2815
Years in Scouting: Adult(13), Youth(10) Highest Rank: Eagle with Bronze Palm
Current Registered Positions: ASM, Merit Badge councilor, District Committee member, Roundtable staff
Other Positions in Scouting and for how long:
Asst Cubmaster, Pack 2815 – 4 yrs
Asst Den Leader – 2 yrs
Asst Webelos Leader – 2 yrs
Scoutmaster – Troop 2815 – 6 yrs
Asst Scoutmaster Troop 2815 4 yrs
Merit Badge Counselor – 9 yrs
Occupation: Clinical Pharmacist, McGuire Veterans Admin Medical Center AND Johnston Willis Medical Center
What is your favorite Scouting Event?
Visiting National Jamboree 2001, 2005, 2010
What do you most enjoy doing?
camping & hiking
If you had unlimited time and resources, what would you chose to do?
Help people or teach
When you daydream, what do you see yourself doing?
Hiking in the woods in the Spring when everything is green, taking in nature and its beauty, the animal sounds and sights, and the serenity of nature.
What are the three most important things in your life?
family, health, family
What do most people not know about you?
I sang & danced (performed) in a college group
Formed a rescue squad on college campus due to heart attack of faculty member
Was Executive Director of EMS & Paramedic before going to Pharmacy School
If you were a movie star, who would you be and why?
Matt Damon – He picks his acting parts carefully, does an exceptionally good job at acting, keeps his personal life private, and keeps family first.
If you had a super power, what would it be?
solve world problems
What is your favorite food or meal?
What is something silly about you that would surprise other people?
I dressed up as Michael Jackson for Halloween 2 years ago
What is your favorite childhood memory?
Vacation at Myrtle Beach with another family
What are your hobbies?
listening to music, reading, Boy Scouts, Hiking & enjoying nature, Love to teach
What is your favorite music and bands?
Music from the 80”s (Pop, R & B, easy listening)