National Board

The Girl Scouts of the USA Board of Directors comprises 30 women and men, including from Latino, African American, Asian American, and Native American communities, with expertise in fields ranging from financial services to nonprofit management to strategic consulting.

Additionally, there are three non-board members of the National Board Development Committee who work in partnership with the National Board throughout the triennium.

National Board Officers 2020-2023*

Karen P. Layng, President 
Founder and President
M.A.I.T. Co.
Riverside, Illinois

Jeanne Kwong Bickford, First Vice President 
Managing Director and Senior Partner
Boston Consulting Group 
Darien, Connecticut

Noorain Khan, Second Vice President 
Director, Office of the President
Ford Foundation 
New York, New York

Valarie Gelb, Treasurer 
Chief Executive Officer 
Gelb Global Business Growth Advisors 
Middletown, Rhode Island

Ráchel Roché Walton, Secretary
United States Department of Justice
Jackson, Mississippi

National Board Members-at-Large 2020–2023*

Mary Ann Altergott
Principal, Transformation
Edward Jones
St. Louis, Missouri

Beth Bovis
Madison, Wisconsin

Eileen Drake
CEO and President
Aerojet Rocketdyne
El Segundo, California

Wendy Drummond
Drummond Communications, Inc.
Tulsa, Oklahoma

Vicki Gardner
Cincinnati, Ohio

Lorraine Hack
Senior Client Partner
Korn Ferry
New York, New York

Vievette Henry
Chief People Officer
Muttontown, New York

Vidya Krishnan
Global Chief Learning Officer
Richardson, Texas

Rose Littlejohn
Managing Director
New York, New York

Sue Major
Founder and CEO
Major Executive Search
Rancho Santa Fe, California

Lydia Mallett
Managing Director
Mallett & Associates
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Rumi Morales
Outlier Ventures
Oak Park, Illinois

Ileana Musa
Co-Head of International Wealth Management and Head of International Banking & Lending
Morgan Stanley
Miami, Florida

Debbie Nielson
Former Board Chair
Girl Scouts of Utah
Ogden, Utah

Marcus Peacock
Chief Operating Officer
Business Roundtable
Washington, District of Columbia

Edmond C. Rastrelli
Olympus Group LLC
Jacksonville, Florida

Erika Rottenberg
General Counsel and Board Member
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
Palo Alto, California

Trooper Sanders
Benefits Data Trust
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Earl Simpkins Jr.
Strategy&, Part of the PwC Network
Dallas, Texas

Zeta Smith
CEO North America Seniors
Sodexo, Inc.
Elkridge, Maryland

Leslee A. Temple
American Society of Landscape Architects
Black Mountain, North Carolina

Cynthia Teniente-Matson
Texas A&M San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas

Diane Tipton
CEO and President
Self Storage Zone
Bethesda, Maryland

Maryann Waryjas
Former Senior Vice President and Advisor to the CEO
Herc Rentals Inc.
Burr Ridge, Illinois

Non-Board, National Board Development Committee 2020–2023*

Felecia Gilmore-Long 
Former Board Chair
Girl Scouts of West Central Florida
Lutz, Florida 

Robyn Ratcliffe Manzini 
Former Board Chair
Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada 
Las Vegas, Nevada 

*The triennium begins October 26, 2020 and will end in July 2023 with the completion of our 56th National Council Session.