Eric Magendantz is the Scout Executive/CEO with the Boy Scouts of America, Mid-America Council. In this role, Eric provides the leadership to the achievement of the council's philosophy, mission, and strategy, and to its annual objectives and goals within the 58 counties of Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota.
In 1990, Eric attained his Bachelors Degree majoring in Finance & Economics from the University of Tampa.
Eric has been with the Council since 2011. He started his Scouting career in 1993 as a district executive for Gulf Ridge Council in Tampa, Florida and worked his way up to Senior District Executive in 1996 and then Finance & Marketing Services in 1999 for Pine Tree Council in Portland, Maine. In 2000, Eric moved to Del-Mar-Va council in Wilmington, Delaware to work as a Finance & Marketing Director. In 2004, he worked as Director of Field Service for Connecticut Rivers Council in East Hartford, Connecticut. From 2007 to 2011, Eric had been the Scout Executive of Chester County Council in West Chester, Pennsylvania.