Phil Bennett

Transformation Lead

Alongside fellow key volunteers Phil’s role as a Transformation Lead will help North Yorkshire Scouts to understand, plan, and deliver plan the changes to come to our movement. A big part of your role is to champion and promote change, supporting members in the County to connect the dots about what the changes mean to them.

Phil started Scouting as a Beaver at the age of 6 years and has been involved eversince. Phil has over 20 years experience as an adult volunteer in the movement, having held a wide variety of roles including, Section Leader, Trustee, Group Scout Leader and Assistant County Commission.  Most recently, Phil was part of the leadership team that took North Yorkshire’s Jamboree Unit to the 25 World Scout Jamboree in Korea.


Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls