Re-elected to Girl Scouts board
The Girl Scouts of Nassau County (GSNC) has announced that during the recent 48th Annual Meeting, Laura Schramm has been re-elected to serve her second term as Member-at-Large on the Board of Directors of the Girl Scouts of Nassau County, Inc. She joins a panel of 28 board members in their mission to provide leadership, innovation and support to the Girl Scouts of Nassau County.
“We are thrilled to have Laura serving on the Board of Directors for her second term,” stated Wanda Jackson, President of the Girl Scouts of Nassau County Board of Directors. “We know that her experience will continue to make her a wonderful contributor to our board and we are confident that she will continue to bring strong leadership and valuable skills to help us to continue our mission of building girls of courage, confidence and character.”
Dr. Schramm is an Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at St. John’s University and a tenured Associate Professor in the department of Biological Sciences at St. John’s University in Queens, NY. Before earning her doctorate in Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology at SUNY Stony Brook, Dr. Schramm taught high school chemistry and physics.
Dr. Schramm has taken an active role in Girl Scouting, developing a scientific workshop for GSNC in collaboration with St. John’s University to promote the Girl Scout’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) initiative.