Wales is divided into 12 Areas each lead by an Area Commissioner.

For more details please see ScoutsCyrmu Scouting Areas & District 

For Area Commissioners contact details see AC's Contact details.

VACANT - Area Commissioner - Clwyd

Jake has been in Scouting since he was 8 years old, since turning 18 he has held several roles including assistant Scout Leader, assistant Group Scout Leader and Wales trustee. Jake works in an accountancy practice and is training to become an accountant.


Linda Wilson - Area Commissioner - Pembrokeshire

Linda was 'born' into Scouting and grew up with both parents involved. She took a short break whilst employed as a youth worker, but have been a Cub Leader in Pembrokeshire for 28 years. She was unusual in that her children got involved because she was and not the other way round!

Linda and her husband and I have a shop in Haverfordwest offering gifts and Welsh souvenirs. She enjoys gardening, doing crafts and walking the dog.


VACANT - Area Commissioner - Ceredigion





Tony Hodge - Area Commissioner - Brecknock

Tony started in Scouting as a Cub, Scout and Venture Scout before becoming a Leader at 1st Caehopkin Scouts. Due to a career in the Energy Sector around the world his connection with Scouting lapsed for 33years before returning as Chairman at his old Group in 2013.

Since then Tony has helped out on District, Area and Appointment Committees.

Tony now works as a Geologist/Geophysicist at his home and spends too many hours in front of computer screens. Scouting provides a great opportunity to get some air and solve other challenges.


Craig Middle- Area Commissioner - Mid Glamorgan




Julian Jordan - Area Commissioner - Cardiff and Vale





Chris Davy - Area Commissioner - Gwent

Chris joined Scouting in 1996 as Secretary for 1st Usk Scout Group. Since that time she has held a range of roles progressing from Scout Leader to Group Scout Leader to Assistant District Commissioner Scouts to District Commissioner for Monmouthshire.  She became Area Commissioner in 2016.

Chris worked in Human Resources until 2011 when she took early retirement.  Her hobbies are quite diverse and include geocaching, flower arranging and family research.

Andrew Chick - Area Commissioner - Montgomeryshire




Anna King - Area Commissioner - Radnorshire




Andrew Shapton - Area Commissioner - Glamorgan West




Ian Francis- Area Commissioner - Carmarthenshire

Ian is a retired Police officer who has always been involved with Scouting. He joined cubs at 6 and a half and stayed through to venture scouts where he became a Queen Scout. Following that he had stints as a cub leader with 1st Llanelli (1984-87) and then the 11th Greenwich cubs in South London (1988 to 2000). Returning to 1st Llanelli in 2003 and then in 2008 he opened a new group in Burry Port and was the GSL from 2008 until 2015. He held a number of Area roles and became the Area Commissioner for Carmarthenshire in 2017.

He also volunteers with the RNLI in Burry Port and enjoys Archery and golf in his spare time.

Beth Gloster - Area Commissioner - Eryri a Môn