The Southern Region Quarterdeck has selected Ryan Trefny as Area Boatswain of the Month for December.

Ryan is the Boatswain for Southern Region Area 3, covering the southern half of Texas, and is doing an outstanding job!  Ryan has worked to gather contact information for all Boatswains in Area 3 then uses that list to coordinate Area activities. He is currently working on plans for three major recruiting events in multiple Councils to increase Sea Scouting membership. Ryan played a key role as a youth instructor in Seabadge in Dallas this fall, teaching Customs and Courtesies. He will serve as event boatswain and master of ceremonies for Sea Scout Academy in Galveston in January.

Ryan is a senior at Meridian World School in Round Rock Texas, where he actively participates in swimming, Model United Nation, and Debate Club. Ryan is a SEAL graduate who is on track to complete the requirements for Quartermaster by the end of 2017.