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Council Partners

At Girl Scouts of the Sierra Nevada, we know that when given the opportunity, girls change the world, and we have the reach and experience to help girls everywhere lead. Thank you to our generous community partners!

To find out how you can invest in your local Girl Scouts by becoming a 2018-2019 Sponsor, contact our Director of Development and Communications, Amber Aiton for more information. 


2018-2019 Sponsors


Pearl Sponsors


Sue Barry

Sue Barry, Branch Manager for Finance of America Mortgage in Reno, has been serving customers for over 20 years. An accomplished and dynamic leader, Sue built her career on a network of referral partners through realtors, builders and other channels to enable her loan officers to realize the full potential of their customer and client relationships.

United Federal Credit Union

United Federal Credit Union offers a variety of personal and business products and has partnered with over 900 employers to provide better banking services to their employees. Their passion for service and commitment to the community is seen in local schools, small businesses and restaurants, and grows through each hour spent helping neighbors in need.

Savannah Sponsors 


AT&T Inc.

AT&T Inc. helps millions around the globe connect with leading entertainment, mobile, and high speed Internet. At AT&T, their hundreds of thousands of employees have long held this core value: They do not simply support their communities; they are members of them, too. 


High Sierra Industries’ mission is to research, develop, and deliver learning systems for people with disabilities and those who support them. They currently serve approximately 250 people with disabilities within their various programs and services. 


At Intuit, corporate social responsibility is more than just a business practice, it's a longstanding part of who they are. It's volunteering in diverse communities. It's supporting customers, nonprofits and small businesses – in good times and bad. It's their culture.    

NV Energy

NV Energy has served northern Nevada for over 150 years, and southern Nevada since 1906. Today, their service area covers nearly 46,000 square miles of the fastest growing state in the U.S. NV Energy provides a range of services to 1.3 million customers throughout Nevada and provides natural gas to more than 155,000 citizens in the Reno-Sparks area.

PK Electrical, Inc.

PK Electrical, Inc, a woman-owned electrical engineering firm, offers a wide range of electrical engineering, design and consultation services. Our electrical design consultants are experts in the industry and bring a dedicated and professional expertise to the industry, our partnerships and our projects.

Renown Health

Renown Health is Reno’s only locally-governed, not-for-profit healthcare network. Their purpose is to serve the needs of their patients and their communities, and as a not-for-profit healthcare network, all of their earnings stay right there — and are reinvested into programs, people and equipment to better serve their community.


SCHEELS is an employee-owned, privately held business that owes its consistent success to its empowered associates, leaders and partners. SCHEELS' Reno/Sparks, Nevada location opened in 2008 and is the World's Largest All Sports Store.


U.S. Bank

U.S. Bank invests in innovative programs designed to serve local community needs. They add strength and vitality to our communities through the U.S. Bank Foundation, Employee Matching Gift Program, Dollars for Doing and Corporate Contributions.


Trefoil Sponsors 


Bank of the West

Bank of the West is one of the nation’s largest banks that customers have entrusted with their money for over 135 years. Today, Bank of the West operates more than 600 retail, wealth, commercial and business banking offices in 23 states, priding itself on prudent credit underwriting, a diversified loan portfolio, and careful risk management.

Cookie Bible

A BSN, APRN, Women's healthcare Nurse Practitioner, and a proud Girl Scout of more than 50 years, Bible is a past Board President of Girl Scouts of the Sierra Nevada.

Dr. Elwood Schmidt

Dr. Elwood Schmidt is a family practice physician at Eastern Sierra Medical Group in Reno, and he is proud to have been in practice for more than 60 years. Dr. Schmidt offers primary care for any member of the family – from seniors to children. Dr. Schmidt is also the author of the Nevada EMS History Project

Desert Research Institute

The Desert Research Institute (DRI) is a recognized world leader in investigating the effects of natural and human-induced environmental change and advancing technologies aimed at assessing a changing planet. DRI excels in basic and applied research and the application of technologies to improve people’s lives throughout Nevada and the world.

Eide Bailly

Eide Bailly's journey began in 1917 with pencil and paper. By embracing change and focusing on innovative ideas, we’ve grown along with our clients to become one of the top 25 accounting firms in the nation. Accounting is about numbers, but our business is about relationships.

Greater Nevada Credit Union

Greater Nevada Credit Union (GNCU) is here for everyone in Nevada and offers a complete range of personal and business banking solutions to help more people live greater. GNCU is a not-for-profit, full service financial institution headquartered in Carson City that has been helping Nevadans with their financial needs since 1949.

LYGHT Wellness Center

Dr. Pam Netuschil’s Love Yourself, Gentle Healing Therapies (LYGHT) Wellness Center is a concierge medical practice for women. The LYGHT Wellness Center offers a wide variety of services including specialized stress reduction therapy, nutrition and exercise counseling, non-surgical cosmetic enhancements, and more.

Nevada Department of Business and Industry

The Nevada Department of Business and Industry promotes the development and growth of business and ensures the legal operation of business to protect consumers by maintaining a fair and competitive regulatory environment. They provide training and resources for businesses across Nevada.

Nevada Mining Association

The Nevada Mining Association is committed to producing many of the minerals on which or society depends and offering the integral service of mining to the state of Nevada. As an organization that has existed for more than 100 years, the work of the Nevada Mining Association can be seen in all corners of the state and in all levels of the communities.


NewFields’ provides the highest quality expert advice, focusing on clients’ business needs and providing tools for achieving compliance and sustainability in a rapidly changing, interconnected world. They've pioneered advanced Forensic Chemistry, applications of Decision Theory, Geostatistics, Medical Toxicology, and environmental issues.

Northern Nevada Medical Center

Northern Nevada Medical Center is a 108-bed acute care hospital located on 23 hillside acres in Sparks, Nevada. The hospital provides physicians and patients with many of the latest technological innovations for diagnosis and treatment of even the most acute clinical conditions.

Nugget Casino Resort

The Nugget Casino Resort is an iconic destination in the Reno-Sparks, Nevada area. The Nugget features a full-service casino, 1,400 guest rooms and suites situated in two 28-story guest towers, eight restaurants, 111,000 square feet of meeting and special event space, a year-round atrium pool, a fitness center and two live entertainment venues.

Rural Nevada Development Corporation

Rural Nevada Development Corporation (RNDC) is a non-profit that provides economic development assistance and financing opportunities to small businesses and healthy, safe, affordable housing to people in Nevada. RNDC serves 15 rural Nevada counties and the 27 Native American tribes of Nevada.

Sierra Nevada Construction

Sierra Nevada Construction (SNC) is committed to adding value to their customers’ projects by providing them with innovative techniques and world-class construction services and products while rewarding their employees with premier growth opportunities.

Sierra Nevada Corporation

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) is a trusted leader in solving the world’s toughest challenges through advanced engineering technologies in space systems, commercial solutions, and national security and defense. Recognized among the world’s most innovative companies in space, SNC delivers solutions to government and commercial customers.

Steven Lease, CFP®

As a Financial Advisor and Portfolio Manager for Morgan Stanley, Lease provides excellence in family wealth planning for any family’s unique goals. He is also a dedicated Girl Scout leader!

Truckee Meadows Community College

Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC) is a comprehensive community college located in Reno, Nevada and is part of the Nevada System of Higher Education. TMCC serves more than 25,000 students each year in credit and non-credit programs and give educational sites and more than 20 community locations.

University of Nevada, Reno

The University of Nevada, Reno (Nevada) is a public research university located in Reno, Nevada. Founded in October 1874, Nevada is the sole land grant institution for the state and offers a Tier 1 educational experience with hands-on research opportunities, strong faculty, competitive Division 1 athletics, and a classic college experience.


Media Partners


K-Bull 98.1 FM

KBUL 98.1 FM is a country music radio station under ownership of Cumulus Media. The station is proud to be broadcasting “Today’s Best Country and All Time Favorites!” to residents across Western Nevada and Lake Tahoe since 1985.

KOH AM 780

KOH AM 780 News Talk is a news/talk radio station under ownership of Cumulus Media. Since 1971, KKOH has delivered reliable news stories and engaging talk radio segments with the slogan “The News and Talk of Nevada” and broadcasts to residents across Reno-Sparks and Lake Tahoe.

OrangeTree Productions

OrangeTree Productions is a team made up of award winning directors, producers, animators, editors and photographers. OrangeTree has a passion for storytelling, cinema and advertising, and their ambitious nature continues to push their productions to the next level.

Reno Media Group

RMG reaches more than 264,000 listeners per week through 8 radio stations. Formats include Adult Contemporary, Top 40, Sports Talk, Contemporary and 90's Country, Classic Hits, and Hip Hop. They also offer marketing, internet audio streaming, SEO, SEM, and social media services to businesses and nonprofits.




Diane Buice

M&A Business Advisors

Nevada Women's Fund


Sandra Raffealli

The Aiton Family