Boy Scouts of America

Ms. Strickland and her husband are strong supporters of the Boy Scouts of America, having a son who attained the rank of Eagle (2007).  Ms. Strickland’s husband, Larry Bevill, served in various leadership roles throughout their son’s scouting experience.  In the summer of 2005, Ms. Strickland had the pleasure of visiting her son during the National Scout Jamboree in Virginia.  Ms. Strickland is an approved merit badge counselor for public speaking and each year teaches the public speaking merit badge at the annual Merit Badge College held in Abilene.