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Connie Chavez

Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council Names 2010-2011 Board of Directors

HOUSTON (June 1, 2010) – Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council welcomed a new president and board chair and five new members to the Council’s board of directors, along with a new treasurer, effective June 1. Together with Council CEO Mary Vitek, the board of directors provides strategic guidance and leadership to one of the largest Girl Scout councils in the country, with more than 72,000 girls served and 17,000 adult volunteers across 26 southeast Texas counties. The board volunteers will assume their role as the Council prepares to host the 52nd National Convention of Girl Scouts of the USA in November 2011, a celebration that is also expected to launch the 100th anniversary celebration of Girl Scouting in the United States.

2010-2011 Board of Directors

Ellen R. DeSanctis, President of the Council, Chair of the Board
Stacy Methvin, Vice Chair
Mary Jo Poindexter, PE, Secretary
Stephen C. Richter, CPA, Treasurer


Marilyn G. Archer
BJ Bonner
Portia Cook
Kay K. Craig
Susanne Morris Glasscock
Rosi Hernandez
Winell Herron
Delores J. Hinkle
J. Kent Hutchison
Jean T. Janssen
Elizabeth “Betsy” Bonvillain Kamin
Caroline Long, DC, FICPA
Daniel D. Louie, DDS, Ph.D.
Leticia C. Lowe
Janice McNair
Sharron Melton
Nancy Lee G. Peterson
Debbie Prosperie-Woodson
Donna J. Rolland
Mary Ryder
Rhonda Smith
Jeremy Sochol
Louise Villejo, MPH, CHES
Evelyn Vittone
Randa Duncan Williams
Cathy Wining-Thomas
Marguerite Woung-Chapman

Girl Scouts of the USA is the world's preeminent organization for girls, with a membership of more than 3.4 million girls and adults. Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Chartered by GSUSA to provide Girl Scouting locally, Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council is one of the largest Girl Scout councils in the country serving more than 72,000 girl members and 17,000 adults in 26 southeast Texas counties. For more information call 1-800-392-4340 or visit

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