of Eastern Missouri recently appointed three new board members, Karla Bakersmith
, Jan Hess and Marla Maloney.
Karla Bakersmith is president and CEO of Scrubs & Beyond, LLC, the largest retailer of medical apparel, shoes and accessories in the country.
It is the leader in helping hospitals and other health care entities facilitate dress code changes.
"I joined the board to be a mentor to young women and to foster the advancement of Girl Scouts
"In today's world, our youth can greatly enhance their future with some of the programs that the Girl Scouts
She is a member of The Women's Forum, a member of the St. Louis Women's Prosper advisory committee, a member of the Barco Nightingale Foundation Board and a member of the Nursing Advisory Board for UMSL.
She is a past member of Vistage International, an organization for CEOs, and a past member of the Board of Advisors for the Saint Louis University School of Entrepreneurs.
Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri's Board of Directors approved Bakersmith
, Hess and Maloney at its August 20, 2014 meeting.