Kevin Buhr is a District Director with the Boy Scout of America Greater St. Louis Area Council. He leads the Cahokia Mounds District which includes Madison & Bond County. Kevin previously served as District Executive in the St. Clair District.
As a commissioned professional with the Boy Scouts, Kevin’s primary role is to provide support, leadership and program opportunities to all scouts, their families and charter partners while helping to grow the scouting movement by recruiting more youth participants and adult volunteers while managing and supporting committees of supporters. Additionally, he works to involve individuals, service groups and businesses to build financial support for the scouting movement. He is also tasked with enhancing engagement between Scouting programs and area communities.
Prior to the Boy Scouts of America, Kevin coached collegiate women’s volleyball for eight years at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, University of Kansas, and Millsaps College. A Jefferson City, MO native, he holds an undergraduate degree from Missouri State University in Education and a Master’s degree from the University of Kansas in Exercise Science. He and his wife, Emily, have two daughters, Sonya (4) and Claudia (1). They live in Edwardsville and are members of the St. Boniface parish. Kevin is a fellow Rotarian in the Edwardsville Club. Kevin enjoys all sports, backpacking, hiking, fly fishing, and is a certified ski instructor.