Dennis St. Aubin
Capt. Rob Wissman
John Crawford, Chair
Nauset Rotary Club (Orleans)
Meet our Committee Chairman - John Crawford
John grew up in Greenwich Connecticut and was very active in scouting through his college years. He achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, Vigil Honor member of the Order of the Arrow, OA Lodge Chief and OA Area 1b Chief.
He attended Philmont Boy Scout Reservation in New Mexico, Schiff National Training Camp in New Jersey and the 50th Boy Scout Jamboree in Colorado Springs. John spent several summers as the Program Director at the Earnest Thompson Seton Scout Reservation in Greenwich, CT.
John earned bachelors and masters degrees from Springfield College before joining the faculty there as an associate professor in the Physics department. He then worked at IBM for 45 years and enjoyed several career assignments including living in Paris, Tokyo and Shenzhen China.
He is now retired and living in East Orleans where he is active in Rotary, the Orleans Yacht Club, the Cape Cod Sail & Power Squadron, First Night Chatham and several other civic and volunteer organizations besides acting as Committee Chair for Sea Scout Ship 72 and Explorer Club 72.
John is the Commander of the Cape Cod Sail & Power Squadron in 2016-2017 and has completed the training for a USCG Masters 25 Ton Inland Operators license. John owns several boats and is always looking to spend time on the water or playing at golf whenever possible.