2014 Girl Scouts Awards of Distinction winners, pictured left to right: Marilyn Michalka Egan, PhD, Pittsburgh Opera; Patricia Rote, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University; Lani Lazzari, Simple Sugars; Susan Baker Shipley, Huntington Bank; Ellen A. Roth, PhD, Getting to the Point, Inc., Honorary Event Chair; Veronica Brueggman, Senior, South Park High School; Patricia Burkart, CEO of Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania; Candi Castleberry-Singleton, UPMC Center for Engagement and Inclusion; Patricia Siger, United Way of Allegheny County; Laura Sosovicka, Sophomore, North Allegheny High School; Jody Doherty, Comcast; and Patricia Dodge, Meyer, Unkovic & Scott LLP
The Place: Omni William Penn, Downtown, on May 16.
The Purpose: Girl Scouts of Western Pennsylvania presented Awards of Distinction to nine women doing remarkable things in their respective fields.
The People: Honorary chair Ellen Roth, Elsie Hillman, Mayor Bill Peduto, County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and Cathy Fitzgerald, Catherine Loevner, Anne Lewis, and emcee Sally Wiggin were among the record-breaking 450 guests who attended.
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