Maohaid Faizal joined SSA as an Operations Assistant in October 2006. He was promoted and reassigned to the International Relations & IT Department as an executive in July 2007 and Senior Executive in 2009. He currently holds the position of Manager with International Relations & IT department.
Prior to joining the association as a Professional Scouter, Maohaid Faizal first joined the movement as a Cub Scout back in 1990. His journey as a scout continued through his secondary school days and extended through until he finished tertiary education.
In 2005, Faizal was conferred the prestigious Woodbadge, followed by The Chief’s Scout Commendations in 2006, The Baden Powell Award in 2007 and the Long Service Award (10 Years) in 2008. In 2011, He was confered the Second Class Boy Scout Citation Medal from the National Scout Organisation of Thailand (NSOT) and the Distinguished Service Award (Bronze) From The Singapore Scout Association for his Contribution as the Rover Scout Leader to his Scout Group. Today, he continues to serve with the Serangoon Eagles Scout Group.
Maohaid Faizal graduated from the University of Southern Queensland, majoring in Mechanical Engineering. He’s also attended and participated in numerous leadership programs, an Assistant Leader Trainer Course in 2006, Leader Trainer Course in 2008 and the 48th APR Basic Management Course held in Bangladesh in 2010.
Apart from his passion in Scouting, Faizal spends his free time maintaining his car. He also cycles and does archery during his free time.