Meet Our Honorees

2021 Women of Distinction

Congratulations to the following individuals for their exceptional accomplishments in their respective fields, and for serving as role models to Girl Scouts today.

Dr. Barbara Baker

2021 Woman of Distinction,
STEM: Science & Conservation

President & CEO,
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

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Nisha Blackwell

2021 Woman of Distinction,
Entrepreneurship

Owner, 
Knotzland

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Kenyokee C. Crowell

2021 Woman of Distinction,
Health Care

SVP, Clinical Services,
Highmark Health


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Rhonda Fischer

2021 Woman of Distinction,
Business

Chief Operating Officer,
Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University

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Deborah Guild

2021 Woman of Distinction,
STEM: Technology

Head of Enterprise Technology & Security,
PNC Financial Services


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Annie Hanna Engel

2021 Woman of Distinction,
Law

Chief Legal Officer,
Hanna Holdings, Inc.


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Lynne Hayes-Freeland

2021 Woman of Distinction,
Journalism

Talk Show Host,
KDKA-Radio/KDKA-TV

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Kathy W. Humphrey, PhD

2021 Woman of Distinction,
Education

Senior Vice Chancellor for Engagement and Secretary to the Board,
University of Pittsburgh

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Toni Murphy

2021 Woman of Distinction,
Communications

Senior Vice President,
Comcast Keystone Region

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Sabrina Saunders Mosby

2021 Woman of Distinction,
Economic Development

President and CEO,
Vibrant Pittsburgh

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Girl Scout Awards

Congratulations to these western PA Gold Award Girl Scouts, whose projects were exceptional in terms of sustainability and either community impact or promoting the welfare of others.

Chintha Kathiresan

2021 Girl Scout of Distinction

Avonworth High School

Gold Award Project:
Hindu Pre-K Educational Resources

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Charlotte Menke

2021 Girl Scout Humanitarian

Pine-Richland High School

Gold Award Project:
Suicide Prevention & Mental Health: High School/Middle School Mentoring Program

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Ava Farrell

Honorable Mention,
Girl Scout of Distinction

North Catholic High School

Gold Award Project:
Adaptive Catholic Mass Resources for Children with Autism and Learning Disabilities

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Taylor Rechenmacher

Honorable Mention,
Girl Scout Humanitarian

North Allegheny Senior High School

Gold Award Project:
NICU Nonprofit Awareness

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Katrina Schwab

Honorable Mention,
Girl Scout of Distinction

Pine-Richland High School

Gold Award Project:
Nest Box for Wood Ducks

LEARN MORE ABOUT KATRINA

Essential Workers!

Thank you for your courage, service, and perseverance to save lives, to deliver critical goods and services, and to keep our communities going during this time of crisis.
We are grateful for you!

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