The chief architect of the Scout Troop is none other than the Scout Leader. He is the person round whom the Patrols and their Leaders rally and it is he who keeps them together and is responsible to see the Troop progress and builds up traditions. The following are the names of the Scout Leaders of Gold Troop that can be found in the recorded history.

1978 – 1983 : Mr. K.H Amaradasa
1983 – 1989 : Mr. Ransiri Perera
1989 – 1991 : Mr. Rohan Wirasekera
1991 – 1992 : Mr. Ransiri Perera
1992 – 1994 : Mr. Uditha Senaratne
1994 – 1996 : Mr. Rasika de Silva
1996 : Mr. Roshantha Dissanayake
1996 – to date : Mr. K.A.L Kanuwanaarachchi

Giving more value to the youth involvement policy and also giving more opportunity to the young & innovative leaders to blossom, the Gold Troop introduced the post of Leader in Charge to its hierarchy in 1997. Since then the Leader in Charge has been the operational head of the troop & he oversees the functioning of the troop on behalf of the Scout Leader. The following are the Leaders in Charge of Gold Troop since 1997.

1997/1998 : Mr. Anurudha Gamakumara
1998/1999 : Mr. Pushpika de Silva
1999/2000 : Mr. Dhanushka Ekanayake
2000/2001 : Mr. Sanjeewa Pallemulla
2001/2002 : Mr. Mayuka Ranasinghe / Mr. Daham Kumara
2002/2003 : Mr. Mayuka Ranasinghe
2003/2004 : Mr. Y. Sumithran
2004/2005 : Mr. Wedisha Gankanda / Mr. Sapumal Balasooriya
2005/2006 : Mr. Kavinga Gunasekera / Mr. Kumudu Weerawardena
2006/2007 : Mr. Prabudha Dissanayake / Mr. Pasan Jayakody
2007/2008 : Mr. Dilum Malinga
2008/2009 : Mr. Isuru Nanayakkara
2009/2010 : Mr. Lakmal Muthugama
2010/2011 : Mr. Mahesh Wijesinghe
2011/2012 : Mr. Supun Jayalath