The national Order of the Arrow chairman answers your questions on a regular basis. You may contact the chairman, Mike Hoffman, at @email.
At NOAC, are we to wear the white sash with our Arrowman Service Award or the Centennial Sash?
Why are some of the gold-level requirements for the Journey to Excellence (JTE) program so unfair? I’m a member of my lodge executive committee, and we look at some of the things you need to do for gold-level JTE and don’t see how that’s even possible.
What do you recommend to do when a lodge adviser is being nominated for the DSA? Who should sign on the line marked lodge adviser?
Why can't young Scouters 18-20 be elected/nominated into the OA? How does the OA youth age range effect election to the OA?
Q: Dear Ray,
My question involves the naming of the LEC. Deciding the name "lodge executive committee" was too threatening, my lodge decided to change the name to "general lodge leadership". I wanted to clarify this, as I have never heard of a lodge use a name other than LEC.
I've heard a lot of talk about Operation Arrow, but am not sure what the right fit for me is at the Jamboree. What opportunities are still available for Arrowmen to serve on staff at the 2017 National Jamboree and how do I find out more?