Voting Members of the Corporation (Council) are convened at the council's Annual Meeting and special meetings of the corporation to elect the board of directors and board development committee, and National Council delegates/alternates as appropriate, in addition to approving council bylaws. Voting members of the corporation include the board of directors, the board development committee, and the delegate body.
The Board of Directors consists of community members elected at the Annual Meeting by the voting members of the corporation. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) serves as an ex officio non-voting officer of the Corporation.
The Board Development Committee is elected by the voting members of the corporation to prepare and present a single slate of nominees to be considered for election to the board of directors, board development committee, and every three years, as National Council delegates and alternates.
The Delegate Body consists of members age 14 and above and adult volunteers elected in their Regions. Please scroll to the page bottom for 2013-2014 delegate packets and forms.
November 2013 - Governance/Delegate Regional Meetings
|1||November 13, 2013||6:00 PM||United Way Offices
116 East 5th Street, Gaylord, MI 49735
|2||November 14, 2013||6:00 PM||Traverse City Service Center
1820 Oak Hollow Dr., Traverse City, MI 49686
|3||November 6, 2013||6:30 PM||Lake County Council on Aging aka Baldwin Senior Center
1505 Michigan Ave, Baldwin, MI 49304
|4||November 7, 2013||6:30 PM||Muskegon Service Center
1217 E River Rd, Muskegon, MI 49445
|5||November 8, 2013||6:30 PM||Camp Anna Behrens
9841 Colby Rd, Greenville, MI 48838
|6||November 4, 2013||6:30 PM||Faith United Church of God
3290 Walker Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544
Girl Scouts of Michigan Shore to Shore (GSMISTS) is seeking talented and visionary leaders to serve on the council board of directors. It is seeking individuals who are recognized community and business leaders, committed to girls' leadership experiences. Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) and GSMISTS are fully committed to diversity.
Serving on the board of directors is an excellent way to:
- Practice the skills and values of governance stewardship
- Provide strategic leadership to the Girl Scouts of Michigan Shore to Shore; and
- Serve your community
Board of Directors Accountabilities (1079 KB)
You may contact GSMISTS' Board Development Committee by email at: BDC@GSMISTS.ORG
2013 Delegate Chairs
2013 Delegate Chair: Judy Thomson
Region 1: Judy Greer
Region 2: Sally Ann Corner
Region 3: Pamm Huether
Region 4: Barb Wright
Region 5: Rita Holdridge
Region 6: Lori Race
2011 - 2014 GSMISTS National Council Delegates & AlternatesMary Becker-Witt -- National Council Adult Delegate, Board Chair
GSMISTS Regions Map (21 KB)