Introducing Mary Charles, Interim CEO
Girl Scouts of Michigan Shore to Shore welcomes Mary Charles, interim chief executive officer (CEO). Charles is a Girl Scout executive leader who has nearly 30 years of diverse experience in strategic leadership and staff development. She served as CEO for three Girl Scout councils in Wisconsin from 1986 to 2010 and then as interim CEO for three additional councils, most recently as the interim chief executive officer at Girl Scouts North-Central Alabama.
Mary is committed to helping GSMISTS grow membership, increase support to volunteers and strengthen finances. "I am impressed with the experience and expertise of our Interim Chief Executive Officer Mary Charles," said Mary Becker-Witt, former GSMISTS board president. "I am looking forward to working with her on strengthening the board's support of the girls and programs in our council. Along with our dedicated staff and volunteers, I know we on the board and Mary Charles will make a great team."
Charles is a native of Wisconsin and makes her home in the greater Milwaukee area. She is looking forward to exploring western Michigan and spending time on the east side of the lake.