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Governance

Our council is governed according to its bylaws by the Board of Directors, which oversees our fiscal and policy matters.  

Read our 2020 Annual Report.

Apply to Be a 2022-23 Girl Board Member

Girl Scouts age 14-17 are invited to apply to serve a one-year term on GSEMA’s 2022-23 Board of Directors! Up to four Girl Scouts will be selected to serve as Girl Board Members, taking an active role in council decision making and helping steer the future of Girl Scouting. This is a unique leadership opportunity for older Girl Scouts to work in partnership with adult board members, and to make a difference in their communities.

Interested Girl Scouts should read the position description, and must submit an application and one recommendation online by November 29 to be eligible.


Board of Directors, 2021-22

Officers

Tricia Tilford, Board Chair and President
Certified Public Accountant
Lynn Saunders Cutter, First Vice Chair
Marketing Communications Consultant
Jane Puffer, Second Vice Chair
President, Dreamaker Consulting Group
Jane Lundquist, Treasurer
Executive Vice President and Director of Consumer and Small Business Banking (retired), Rockland Trust
Diane Longtin, Secretary/Clerk
Mission Assurance Program Lead of the AN/TPY2 & SBX Radar Systems, Raytheon

Barbara H. Fortier
Chief Executive Officer, Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts

Members-at-Large

Radhika Bansil
Senior Manager B2B Strategy, Wayfair
Jeannette Buntin
Assistant Vice President of Engagement and Diversity, Student Affairs, Curry College
Kelly Corwin
Global Head of Client Service Management, State Street
Teresa Epperson
Former Partner, A.T. Kearney Inc.
Elizabeth Fitzula
Partner, PwC
Molly Frankel
Senior Vice President and Senior Counsel, Citizens Bank
Trevor Frankel
Research Analyst, Boston Partners Global Investors
Jennifer Galvagna
Managing Director and Market Trust Executive, Bank of America, Private Bank
Dee Hadley
Strategic Marketing Consultant
Selena Joe
Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting
Diane McLoughlin
Chief Client Officer, Eagle Investment Systems, a BNY Mellon company
Margarita Polanco
National Trade Partner Diversity Manager, Suffolk
Kim Reinert
Audit Partner, Ernst & Young
Linda Schuller
Reference Librarian, Simmons College
Joseph Skelly
Vice President and Controller, Global Retail Markets, Liberty Mutual
Deb Taft
Chief Executive Officer, Lindauer

Girl Members

Abigail C.
Girl Scout Ambassador
Allison H.
Girl Scout Senior
Maya M.
Girl Scout Senior
Cinly M.
Girl Scout Senior

Board Nominating and Development Committee

Jeannette Buntin
Assistant Vice President of Engagement and Diversity, Student Affairs, Curry College
Kelly Corwin
Global Head of Client Service Management, State Street
Lacey Cumming
Talent Acquisition Manager, athenahealth
Katie Durant
Director of Investor Relations, CVS Health
Jennifer LaFrance
Financial Planner, E3 Financial Planning
Diane McLoughlin
Chief Client Officer, Eagle Investment Systems, a BNY Mellon company
Kristen Truglio
Partner, Ernst & Young
Allison Walsh
Founder and Principal Attorney, Walsh Law Office LLC
Brenda J. Wrigley, Ph.D., APR
Associate Professor, Department of Communication, Curry College