LRPPC Ex-Officio Members
Maria E. Wynne is CEO for Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana, the largest Girl Scout council in the country. Maria earned her Bachelor of Arts degree at North Central College in Naperville, Illinois, and her Master of Business Administration from Northern Illinois University. She has continued her executive development through the Center for Creative Leadership and through Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.
Mavis Laing is Chief Operations Officer for Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana. Prior to joining the Girl Scouts, Mavis served as Vice President of Volunteer Services for the Illinois Division of the American Cancer Society in Chicago. Mavis holds a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Psychology from Arizona State University, and a Master of Arts in Speech and Language Pathology from New York University.
Kathryn Mlsna is Chief Integration Officer for Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana. Prior to that, Kathryn was with Global Lead Management Consulting, where she was Assistant Vice President of Client Services. Before that, Kathryn was a long time senior director/managing counsel with McDonald’s Corporation. Kathryn holds a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Northwestern University and a J.D. from the Northwestern University School of Law.
Connie Willegal is Vice President of Program Strategy for Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana. Connie is an alumna of Carthage College with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She earned a Masters of Management from North Park University. In addition, she has earned certificates in Non-profit Management, Resource Development, and Excellence in Non-profit Management.