Welcome to our website. Please take a few minutes to explore our site and learn more about our Boy Scout Troop 500 in Mason OH.

Above Photo - Meyer Center from our February Court of Honor

We have weekly Troop meetings on Tuesday evenings from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

in the Harry Meyer Hall/Center (insider picture above) on St. Susanna's Campus in Mason, Ohio.  Click for HERE a map of the St. Susanna's Campus.  Want a different view of the campus? Click HERE   
Another view

Our troop Calendar can be found on our News & Event Page (click here) lists our upcoming events with event flyers & permission slips (when/where applicable).

The Committee meets monthly on the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm in the Rose Room of the Harry Meyer Hall/Center.

If you have questions, please don't hesitate to contact us for further information.

For information about joining Troop 500, please email Steve Baumgardner, Scoutmaster, at steve.baumgardner@gmail.com or Tim Rapp, Troop Committee Chairman  at rappfamilydad@msn.com


Troop 500 - Adult Leadership

Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmasters:


Steve Baumgardner


Assistant Scoutmaster – Training Coordinator

Jay Smith

Assistant Scoutmaster – Physical Arrangements

John Collins

Assistant Scoutmaster – Phoenix Patrol Advisor

Tony Cafazo

Assistant Scoutmaster – Lightning Patrol Advisor

Chris Gerdes

Assistant Scoutmaster – Wolverine Patrol Advisor

Ed Keck

Assistant Scoutmaster – Dragon Patrol Advisor

Ben Lorenz

Assistant Scoutmaster – Webelos / Den Chiefs

Dick Kent

Assistant Scoutmaster – Incoming Training Coordinator

Matt Barker

Assistant Scoutmaster – TBD Patrol Advisor

Scott McCloskey

Assistant Scoutmaster – TBD Patrol Advisor

Kevin Smith

Troop 500 Committee:


Committee Chairman

Tim Rapp


Committee Member – Training Coordinator

Mike Poterek

Committee Member – Outdoor Activities Coordinator

 Mark Corsmeier

Committee Member – Merit Badge Coordinator

Joe Kraimer

Committee Member – Treasurer

Tim McIlvenna

Committee Member – Secretary

Sarah Barker

Committee Member – Advancement Coordinator

Jeff Findley

Life to Eagle Coordinator

Chuck Balzer

Committee Member – Membership Coordinator

Dan Adrian

Committee Member – Fundraising Coordinator


Committee Member – Troop Chaplain

Tim Rapp

Committee Member – Website Advisor

 Kevin Stephens

Committee Member

Mary Ennis

Committee Member

Tom Dugger

Troop 500 is within the Hopewell District of Dan Beard Council of Boy Scouts of America.  

Dan Beard Council's Website is here: http://www.danbeard.org

Our  Hopewell District's website is at: http://hopewell.danbeard.org/wiki/index.php?title=Main_Page