2011 Women of Achievement

The Girl Scout Council of the Southern Appalachians is honoring its 2011 Women of Achievement. These women fulfill the Girl Scout Mission to build girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Each has made outstanding accomplishments in her professional life and given back to our community. The 2011 Women of Achievement are:

  • Christi Branscom, Chief Administrative Office/General Counsel, Partners Development
  • Dr. Susan P. Dodd, MD, Women’s Care Group
  • Jeannie Dulaney, Business Development Manager, Lattimore, Black, Morgan & Cain, PC (LBMC)
  • Beth Hamil, Executive Director, the Cancer Support Community

The GSCSA Women of Achievement Gala is April 21 at the Knoxville Convention Center. A reception and silent auction begin at 5:30 p.m. on the concourse. Dinner is at 7 p.m. in the ballroom. Tickets are $125, and you may contact Hallie Richards at hrichards@girlscoutcsa.org for more information.

The council is delighted that NBC’s “The Biggest Loser” Season 9 Finalist Ashley Johnston will be joining us as a special guest. Ashley’s inspiring story of self transformation is one that you will never forget.

WATE news anchor Lori Tucker is master of ceremonies.

The Girl Scout Council of the Southern Appalachians is headquartered in Knoxville and has more than 20,000 members in 46 counties.

Silent Auction Items

Pandora Bracelet-Build your own Pandora bracelet with 3 charms included to get you started!
Seaton Shoots: 2 portraits sitting sessions that include a consultation, studio photo session, and an 8×10 fine art portrait.

A Chattanooga Package (4-tickets to each). See Ruby Falls, Rock City and ride the Incline Railway, 1-night accommodations! $275 value…secured by Hallie Richards

Two football tickets to UT vs. LSU and ruby Tuesday gift card

Orange Beach, Alabama condo-You’ll never want to come home again after you enjoy this six-night stay in beautiful Orange Beach, Alabama.  Your condo includes two beds and two baths.  Stay during a mutually agreed upon time during September or October.

Flight to Destin with Vision Airlines…$100 gift card towards a flight. Gift card received.

Oak Haven resort and spa with couples massage-Relax, refresh and rejuvenate with this basket from The Spa at Oak Haven. Includes a $150 gift certificate. Some restrictions apply.

Personalized football from Derek Dooley-Derek Dooley will sign this football to whoever you choose!

Tour and lunch at the capitol in Washington DC, along with 2 Redskins football tickets-The two of you will be “Washington Insiders” for a day as you tour the Capitol and enjoy lunch in the Members Dining Room with Congressman John J. Duncan, Jr. Package also includes 2 Washington Redskins football tickets for the 2011 football season. Date to be mutually agreed upon; transportation to Washington, DC not included.

Autographed football by former Vol and current Dallas Cowboys Tight End Jason Witten

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