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Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana 2020 Annual Report

Our council is proud to celebrate our community champions and leaders who fuel the Girl Scout Movement. The proof of your impact is on display every day in the words and actions of our girls—girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

Board of Directors  
Officers

Kathy Scherer 
President 
Managing Partner, Business Tax Services 
Deloitte Tax LLP 

Jennifer M. Mikulina 
1st Vice President 
Partner 
McDermott Will & Emery LLP 

Sherina Maye Edwards 
2nd Vice President 
CEO 
Intren 

Carol Murphy  
Treasurer 
Managing Director 
AON Risk Solutions 

Sheryl L. Yasger 
Secretary 
VP, Diners Club International  
Ad, Brand & Marketing 
Discover Financial Services / Discover Global Network 

Ex-Officio Member 

Nancy L. Wright 
Ex-Officio Member/CEO 
Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana 

Members 

Duke Alden 
VP, Technology & Operations 
Alight Solutions 

Pat Aluisi 
EVP, Chief Operating Officer 
MB Real Estate 

Danielle Austen 
Managing Partner & CEO 
fluent360 

Mary Bakken 
Executive VP, Chief Operating Officer 
Silver Cross Hospital 

Jackie Barlow 
Managing Director CRE 
CIBC 

Theresa Boland 
Partner 
KPMG 

Sarah Cigrang 
Director, Talent Management 
Ingredion 

Christine Concari 
Director, Order Fulfillment and Customer Service 
ArcelorMittal 

Sidney Dillard 
Partner & Head of Corporate Investment Banking 
Loop Capital Markets 

Jennifer R. Evans 

Adrienne Fasano 
CEO 
Scoperta 

Traci Fiatte 
CEO, Professional and  
Commercial Staffing 
Randstad US 

Paul Gariepy  
Partner Principle 
Ernst & Young 

Anna Gomez  
CFO 
Leo Burnett 

Kathy DePauw Graham 
Senior VP, Senior Portfolio Manager 
U.S. Bank 

Maureen Jamrock  

Christina Konieczka  
Director of Talent Acquisition 
Mark Anthony Brewing 

Julie Marcello 
Managing Director 
Marsh 

Ann McAloon  
Senior Vice President 
Bank of America Merrill Lynch 

Jean Medina 

Jennifer Montague 
VP, Communications and External Affairs 
NIPSCO 

Carla Michelotti  
Strategic Marketing and Regulatory Consultant 
Carla Michelotti LLC 

Suellen Ravanas 
CFO  
JLL Americas 

Kimberly R. Reome 
Vice President and Secretary 
The Kenrich Group, LLC 

Scott C. Saunders  
President 
Saunders Leadership Institute 

Hille Sheppard 
Partner 
Sidley Austin LLP 

Manika Turnbull 
VP, Community Health and Economic Impact Officer 
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois 

Monica M. Weed  

Roycealee Wood 
Regional Superintendent 
Lake County Regional Office of Education

Girl Representatives to the Board FY20 

Nooriyah Doriwala
Samantha Farmer 
Elizabeth Gonzalez
Zamyah Holmes
Gianna Imbarrato 
Lia McGavin 
Julia Olson 

Associate Board 
Officers

President
April J. Morgan
Chicago Transit Authority

Vice President
Vanessa Valdez Pelaez
EY

Director of Communications
Kara Nally

Members

Laura Budzinski
People’s Gas

Melissa Daniel
Honey Bee Weddings

Alyssa Ferrando
CNA Financial

Mercedes E. Harris
Farr Associates Architecture and Urban Design

Zahra Lalani

Amanda L. Modelski
Dremel DigiLab

Nakhia C. Morrissette
Solar Energies Industries Association

Laura Rossi
EY

Amy Scholz
Grant Thornton

Devyn Schomer
Stericycle

Alexandria Seay
Walgreens

Robyn N. Singleton
The Chicago Urban League

Suzanne Smyth
Exponent

Natasha Stewart
Mortenson

Jeannine Villarreal
Deloitte

Delegates

District Delegates as of 9/30/2020
Patti Huck
Tresa Radermacher
Colleen Rock
Mike Kizman
Sarah Reidy
E. Rose Sims
Barbara Stewart
Carol Macola
Jacqueline Robinson
Chanel Kennedy-Bertrand
Pamela Flowers
Anita Hart
Dr. Renee Matthews
Cora Lee Blazek
Amber Adams-Holocek
Teri Korolewicz
Jen Lee
Lindsay Hayden
Patricia Lasley
Mary Landis
Maria Johnson
Pat Boyle
Karen Lopez
Ann Ryan
Fran Seibel
Danielle Gatti
Isabella Gatti
Marianne Strumberger
Norena Kazmierczak
Brenda Charron
Melissa Gibbs
Lizz McDaniel
Holly Olson
Cheryl Sinnott
Megan Weiss
Heather Larson
Olivia Roden
Laurie Sampson
Scott Bennett
Michelle Harris
Barbara Murnane
Donna-Marie Advani
Ameenah Zawahir
Tricia McCoy
Eleanor Mitchell
Sara Sullins
Christine Graves
Claire Mosshamer
Olivia Mosshamer
Liz Schallack
Kathy Zmich
Sandy Cervenka
Josie Diaz-Pope
Daniela Pope
Nia McClendon
Turney Munson
Kristin Costello
Arwen Townander
Susan Chin
Jody Collins
Jolene Knudson
Kimberly Gerber
Christina Gerber
Jennifer Sutton
Theresa SaLee
Britney Toussaint
Rita Malvaez
Tina Melendez
Rebecca Zoltoski
Carrie Cameron
Sylvie Salazar
Christine Alfred
Paula McDaniel
Wendee Passini
Karishma Patel
Vikki Ragnini
Gina Ceaser
KaSandra Lewis
Dietra McKamey
Kay Tworek-Sanchez
Cindy Murray
Kelly Philbin
Madilyn Philbin
Davia Wilkerson
Vikki Zack
Athena Gallian
Ester Mares
Kelly Pavlik
Jennifer Slotabec
Cynthia Deters
Tonya Garbers
Heather Jarvas
Janet Skogsberg
Carol Austin
JodiLyn Simmons-Machota
Camille Allen
Grace Carpenter
Missy Chandarana
Cindy DeNormandie

Alternate District Delegates as of 9/30/2020
Pat Boyle
Laurie Sampson
Rachel Drone
Phyllis Drewno
Ester Mares
Toiria Baker
Narda Seaberry
Stephanie Nowka
Rebecca Smith
Kathy Talbert-Mikutus
Kelli Mason
Laurie Paschke
Asha Tate
Gail Marshall
Veronica Valentino-Severe
Maggie Clark

Democratic Process Task Group as of 9/30/2020
Marie Oskerka
Melissa Young-Bridgeforth
Donna Ioppolo
Robin Moss
Yolanda Shannon-Albert
Maureen Jamrock

National Delegates as of 9/30/2020
Christine Alfred
Levita Anderson
Alonda Bardney
Leah Breimon
Carlie Ceska
Erin Collins
Marty Devereux-Poch
Athena Gallian
Christine Graves
Dakota Huff-Brand
Maureen Jamrock
Caroline Kansa
Kathleen Lakowski
Heather Larson
Patricia Lasley
Heather Linehan
Katherine Lowry
Beverly Macrito
Michelle Maracic
Katie McCoy
Dietra McKamey
Noreen Merchant
Amy Morin-Martin
Cathy Neely
Christine Potermin
Selena Randecker
Alany Reynoso
Sylvie Salazar
Karen Schillings
Ariana Serlick
Denise Urban
Davia Wilkerson
Melissa Young-Bridgeforth
Kathy Scherer
Nancy Wright

National Delegate Alternates as of 9/30/2020
Jody Collins
Heather Linehan
Sadie Nichols
Kelly Pavlik
Kelly Philbin
Tresa Radermacher
Emily Reynoso
Rachel Rodriguez
Laura Sanchez
Karla Weiss


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