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Staff & Board Directory


Ann NelsonChief Executive Officer
Joni SimonsChief Financial Officer
Joanne EstesChief Mission Delivery Officer
Karen RuddChief Strategic Partnership and Philanthropic Officer
Carrie HardingDirector of Product and Retail Sales

Financial Services

Elisabeth BellBookkeeper
Jillian JoanisHR Coordinator & Administrative Assistant

Fund Development

Nadine AngelFund Development Administrator


Courtney MannMarketing and Communications Manager


D'Ann JonteMembership Support Manager
Justine FranzMembership Specialist
Dylan AndersonMembership Specialist

Mission Delivery

Paula CadyPartnerships Program Manager
Brittany TaylorOutdoor Experience Manager
Anika KhanDEI Program Manager
Veronica BarreraInformation Systems Manager (Bilingual)
Jennifer ObritschProgram and Training Manager
Alyssa TudorProgram Specialist
Sarah HornerProgram Specialist
Sarah RodriguezTroop Support & Placement Specialist

Product and Retail Sales

Katie ClarkCustomer Care Specialist

Board of Directors

Girl Scouts of the Sierra Nevada CEO

Ann Nelson - Non-voting


Board Chair
Colleen Worlton, Customer Success & Reno Site Leader, Intuit

Vice Chair
Ellen Hongo
, Head of Expert Network Engagement, Intuit

Secretary of the Board
Janice Ono
, Area Manager - Regulatory,  AT&T

Treasurer of the Board
Rebecca Curtis
, Financial Reporting - Accounting Specialist Benefit Plans, NV Energy

Members at Large    

Lyn Beggs, Attorney & Owner, Law Offices of Lyn E. Beggs, PLLC
Heather Hellickson, Owner, Tungsten Engineering Contractors
Rebecca Hobson, Mortgage Professional, Guild Mortgager
Amber Joiner, Public Affairs Consultant, AJ Consulting
Jennifer Markwell Rogers, President & Financial Advisor, Platinum Wealth Management
Theresa Schetgen, Director of Organizational Development, Employers Insurance Group

Girl Members

Syarra Goldstein - Non-voting
Lainey Fix - Non-voting

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