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Meet the 2019 Women of Distinction Honorees


2019 Women of Distinction Honorees

We are excited to announce the 2019 Women of Distinction, four exceptional women, who exemplify the Girl Scout mission through ethical leadership and a commitment to making a difference in the lives of their fellow citizens through community service. 

Erin Carnish, Managing Director & COO, UnitedHealth Group Ventures
Carolyn Smallwood, CEO, Way to Grow
Brooke Story, Vice President & General Manager, Pelvic Health & Gastric Therapies, Restorative Therapies Group, Medtronic
Sri Zaheer, Dean of Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota

You can read our honorees’ full bios here.

We will celebrate this year’s honorees at our annual fundraising event: Invest in Girls, Change the World. Women of Distinction—a celebration of the amazing impact that local women leaders, Girl Scouts River Valleys, and girls are making in their communities and the world!

Help us celebrate  them and our two Young Women of Distinction Honorees on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. Event tickets and sponsorships are now available.