Announcement for the position of Society Marshal

Thomas W. Hughes, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., has announced that Board of Directors is seeking applicants for the position of Society Marshal. 

Mr. Hughes writes: 

The position of Society Marshal will soon be open. If you are interested in applying for the position, you must apply in writing to the Board of Directors. This is an unpaid position. The position entails oversight and administration of the marshallate activities of the Society and coordinating the activities of the kingdom Earl Marshals. Reports are required to be filed quarterly to the President and the Board summarizing the martial activities of the Society and of each kingdom. The Society Marshal is also responsible for maintaining communications with the kingdom Earl Marshals and other members of the Marshallate community. 

The successful candidate should be well versed in administrative techniques, problem solving, and interpersonal communications. Knowledge of marshallate policy, rules, and procedures is essential. The ability to travel is necessary, as well as having a telephone and e-mail. Knowledge of the traditions and history of the Society is also required. Resumes (both professional and medieval, including offices held and awards received) must be sent to the attention of the Board at the SCA Corporate Office, P.O. Box 360789, Milpitas, CA 95036-0789.   Resumes may also be emailed to, with a copy to Resumes must be received by September 1, 2011. 

Questions regarding this position may be directed to Paul Newton (Sir Omarad The Wary), Society Marshal. He may be reached by phone at 859-552-7014, or via email at

Thomas W. Hughes
Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc.

Comments are strongly encouraged and can be sent to:

SCA Inc.
Box 360789
Milpitas, CA 95036

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