Osterberg is new face of scouting SW Minnesota


MANKATO — The Twin Valley Council of Scouts BASA announces the hiring of Alex Osterberg as the District Executive for the Western Prairie District of the Twin Valley Council. Osterberg will serve communities in the counties of Watonwan, Cottonwood, Brown, Redwood, Sibley, and parts of Renville. She began her duties on Oct. 1, which include supporting local units, recruiting new youth to scouting, starting new units, recruiting new volunteers, ensuring the financial success of local scouting, working with community members, and developing community relations, among others.

Osterberg is a recent graduate of the University of Wisconsin at Stout with a degree in Hospitality Management and Sociology. She is certified in ATV safety and teaches those courses in Scouting. She spent the summer of 2019 at Bear Paw Scout Camp in Mountain, Wisconsin running their ATV program.

In her free time, Osterberg enjoys hike and hand embroidery. She was born and raised in Wisconsin, but recently moved to New Ulm where she will work out of her home serving the Western Prairie District.

Osterberg can be reached at alexis.osterberg@scouting.org or on her direct line at 507-387-0292.