Girl Scouts River Valleys is pleased to announce the 2016 Women of Distinction honorees. Women of Distinction honors and celebrates these five outstanding local women as today’s leaders and connects them with the 32,000 River Valleys Girl Scouts who will become tomorrow’s change-makers. The honorees are women whose professional accomplishments make them positive role models who inspire girls to achieve their own goals and dreams. They truly exemplify the Girl Scout Promise and Law through ethical leadership and a commitment to making a difference in the lives of their fellow citizens through their community involvement.
2016 Women of Distinction Honorees
Managing Director at Ascent Private Capital Management of U.S. Bank
MayKao Y. Hang
President and CEO at Amherst H. Wilder Foundation
Karen L. Himle
Vice President Corporate Affairs at Thrivent Financial
Vice President, Chief Counsel, Employment Law at Medtronic, Inc.
President and CEO, 2019 Minneapolis Final Four Local Organizing Committee
Please save the date to join us in recognizing these remarkable women at the Women of Distinction luncheon on Thursday, April 7, 2016.
Registration is open — reserve your spot today!
Minneapolis Convention Center
10:30 am-12:00 pm – Jewelry Silent Auction & Networking Reception
12:00-1:30 pm – Luncheon & Program
Proceeds from the 2016 Women of Distinction event directly support Girl Scouts ConnectZ, a River Valleys program that provides access, exposure, and real-world connections to girls who face significant barriers to success. Join us in creating a bright future for all girls!
Contact us for information about donating jewelry to the silent auction, hosting or sponsoring an individual table, or if your company or organization would like to be a part of this event.