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Board & Staff

Leadership is a gift freely given.

The National T.T.T. Society is governed by two leadership boards elected by the membership.

  • The National Executive Board consists of seven elected officers and an appointed Parliamentarian. This Board conducts the business of the Society, sets directional policy, and oversees the financial well-being of the Society.
  • The National Project Board consists of a Project Administrator and six elected regional Area Project Chairs. This Board oversees all aspects of the Project of Camping for Girls. 

Members of the National Executive Board:

  • Michele Myrus Brooks

    National President, Tucson, Arizona

  • Joyce Rudowski

    National Vice President, Cincinnati, Ohio

  • Julie R. Baker

    National Treasurer, Naperville, Illinois

  • Karen Hayes

    National Organizer, Roseville, Illinois

  • Daphne Emmack-Owens

    National Recording Secretary, Colfax, Iowa

  • Patty Burdess

    National Project Administrator, Blair, Nebraska

  • Maureen Malinski

    National Parliamentarian, Tucson, Arizona

  • Kim Langley

    National Organizer, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Members of the National Project Board:

  • Patty Burdess

    National Project Administrator, Blair, Nebraska

  • Brenda Davis

    Eastern Area Project Chair, Cincinnati, Ohio

  • Judy Cornett

    North Central Area Project Chair, Urbandale, Iowa

  • Bobbi Murray

    North Central Area Project Chair, Burnsville, Minnesota

  • Mary Jo Messerli

    South Central Area Project Chair, Anamosa, Iowa

  • Sarah Nemmers

    South Central Area Project Chair, Anamosa, Iowa

  • Marcia Jester

    Western Area Project Chair, Denver, Colorado

The day-to-day management of the Society business is the responsibility of Sheila Stroughmatt, the Society Office Manager. Sheila works in the National Office in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa.

The financial management of the Society business is contracted to Diversified Management Services (DMS) of West Des Moines, Iowa. Molly Eklund works closely with Sheila and the National Treasurer to handle all financial matters.