Join us for
the virtual Annual Meeting on Saturday, April 9 from 10am-12:30pm!
All Voting Members (delegates, Board, and BDC members) and Girl
Scout members age 14 and older can register
through April 1 to attend, with attendance capped at 200.
Meeting Workbook for more information, including the
agenda, slate boards, slate bios (plus view National Delegate and
Alternate slate bios here)
The meeting will include an update on the state of the council,
breakout discussions with the Board on allyship to nurture Diversity,
Equity, Inclusion and Belonging, and elections for the Board slate and
Council updates. Members of our Executive Team will
share updates and answer questions about the opportunities and
challenges of the past year for the Girl Scout Movement and for
GSNorCal and the progress we are making towards GSNorCal’s strategic priorities:
· Improve the Essential Girl Scout Experience in Troops and Camp
· Nurture Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging
· Build Understanding and Engagement
· Strengthen Capacity for Effective Operations
Nurturing Belonging through Allyship; Learning and Discussion
Topic. We will focus on allyship, to “Nurture Diversity, Equity,
Inclusion and Belonging” and build a future where more girls and
families know Girl Scouts is for them. Our Chief Organization and
People Officer, Herna Cruz-Louie, will share core concepts about
allyship and bridging to nurture race equity, LGBTQIA+ and gender
expansive inclusion, and belonging. During break-out sessions, board
members will explore allyship with Annual Meeting participants through
scenarios informed by experiences in our council.
Elections. Voting Members will elect Board Officers,
Directors-at-Large, Board Development Committee members, and National
Council Delegates and alternates for the 2022-2024 term, which
includes the July 2023 National Council Session in Orlando, Florida.