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Women of Distinction

Save the Date

Please save the date and join us in recognizing these women at the Women of Distinction luncheon on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

Funds raised at the luncheon support our financial assistance program for girls who may otherwise be unable to participate in Girl Scouts.


2015 Women of Distinction Honorees

Girl Scouts River Valleys is pleased to announce the 2015 Women of Distinction honorees. These seven women – all former Girl Scouts – inspire us with their leadership, accomplishments, and contributions to the community. They exemplify the Girl Scout mission, promise, and law in action.

Michelle Azar

Michele Azar

Vice President, Supply Chain – Multichannel Fulfillment & Growth

Best Buy, Co., Inc.

Brenda Cassellius

Brenda Cassellius


Minnesota Department of Education

Trista Harris

Trista Harris


Minnesota Council on Foundations

Lyndel King

Lyndel King

Director & Chief Curator

Weisman Art Museum

Beth Kieffer Leonard

Beth Kieffer Leonard

Managing Partner

Lurie Besikof Lapidus & Company, LLP

Bethany C. Quam

Bethany Quam

Vice President,
Convenience & Foodservice

General Mills

Megan Remark

Megan Remark

President & CEO

Regions Hospital