Volunteer Spotlight

Volunteer Spotlight: Kathy Smith

Volunteer Spotlight: Kathy Smith

Kathy Smith, a long-time volunteer, has more to offer. While she may be the focus of the first Volunteer Spotlight of the new year, it is not Kathy Smith’s first year volunteering for Girl Scouts. Or her second … or…
Volunteer Spotlight: Jamie Stengel

Volunteer Spotlight: Jamie Stengel

Creating bonds through Girl Scouting It didn’t take long for Jamie Stengel to become deeply involved in her daughter’s Girl Scout troop in Shelby Township. After volunteering for several troop positions including treasurer, product program and service unit manager, Jamie…
Volunteer Spotlight: Julie Parsons-Hall

Volunteer Spotlight: Julie Parsons-Hall

Julie Parsons-Hall is proud to be guiding the next generation of leaders. Like many GSSEM volunteers, Julie got involved to spend quality time with her daughters. Her goal was to give them the chance to make wonderful memories, much like…
Volunteer Spotlight: Dena Kirkland

Volunteer Spotlight: Dena Kirkland

Having a hobby was a retirement requirement for Dena Kirkland, and volunteering for the Girl Scouts was her first choice. Dena began offering her time as a GSSEM troop support volunteer. When they needed a co-leader to start a new…
Volunteer Spotlight: Raven Gregory-Simmons

Volunteer Spotlight: Raven Gregory-Simmons

You never know when or where you’ll discover your passion. When her daughter first mentioned becoming a Girl Scout, volunteer Raven Gregory-Simmons had no idea how involved she would become and how much she would enjoy it. Not wanting to…
Volunteer Spotlight: Denise Raich

Volunteer Spotlight: Denise Raich

Volunteer Denise Raich loves her Girl Scout journey that began when she herself was a Brownie. After being a part of her daughter’s Girl Scouting experience, culminating in a Gold Award in 2020, she knew she wasn’t ready to stop…
Volunteer Spotlight: Rhonda Schimetz

Volunteer Spotlight: Rhonda Schimetz

Rhonda Schimetz is no stranger to Girl Scouts. Juggling multiple hats as troop leader, troop product program manager, and troop treasurer, she has demonstrated that she is an amazing role model for all girls to look up to. Troop 77086…
Volunteer Spotlight: Sarah Wagner

Volunteer Spotlight: Sarah Wagner

Everyone meet Sarah Wagner, an amazing troop leader from Service Unit 0503. Wanting to give her daughter a positive Girl Scout experience, she stepped up to the plate and her troop has been flourishing ever since! Sarah may not have…
Volunteer Spotlight: Natashia Strange

Volunteer Spotlight: Natashia Strange

Natashia Strange is a Girl Scout volunteer vet, holding several titles within the organization including Community Event Coordinator, Girl Scout School Liaison, Outdoor Education Advocate, Product Program Committee Member, and many more! Like so many other volunteers, she began her…