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Council Leadership

Girl Scouts of Central Texas is able to support our future leaders because of the dedication of our volunteers, staff and board of directors.

Executive Team

Paula Bookidis Chief Executive Officer
Jerry Spataro Chief Financial Officer
Meredith Clarke Chief Operating Officer
Kursten Mitchell   
Chief of Marketing and Communications
Sherry Wolfe Senior Director of Programs

Board of Directors

Our volunteer board of directors guides the Girl Scout Movement here in central Texas. They are community leaders from all walks of life who believe in the vision and mission of raising the next generation of leaders. We think they’re pretty cool!


Patricia ("Trish") Ferguson President / Board Chair (Term 2019/2020)
Nicole Schwartz Nett President-Elect / Vice Chair
Lisa Reifsnider Secretary
Lauren Peters Treasurer
Paula Bookidis     CEO
Tricia Berry Hema Muller
Shelley Clifford Brophy Sheema Patel
Karen Butler-Purry, Ph.D.
Paul Pulley
Suzanne Copeland Kathy Rapp
Ellen Fleming Felicia Wright Roark
Ryan Greuter Sarah Saxon, MD
Amanda Hornyak
Suzi Scaramuzza
Melissa ("Missy") Kittner Jennifer Alaniz Zoghby
Pauline Lewis Sandra Trainor
Suzi Marshall Rina vonFrisch
Leslie Midgley Kimberly Watson-Hemphill

Advisory Board

Beverly Dale Emily Moreland
Jill Griffin Mary Scott Nabers
Stephanie Hamm Curtis Page
Carole Keeton Jare Smith

Board and Other Council Documents

Did you miss the annual meeting? Do you wonder how Girl Scouts of Central Texas is doing from year to year? What are the goals for the year? Access the documents below.