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Hoprich Named Regional Director Of Girl Scouts

April 6, 2019

Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania has appointed Amanda Hoprich as regional director of their northeast territory, which includes Luzerne, Lackawanna, Wyoming, Carbon, Monroe, Pike, Susquehanna and Wayne counties. Hoprich will lead membership and volunteer growth by showcasing the diverse benefits of Girl Scouting throughout the region. She previously was the marketing director at the Wyoming Valley Mall in Wilkes-Barre Twp. and Viewmont Mall in Dickson City. With Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania, she leads a local team dedicated to delivering innovative programs from outdoor adventures like backpacking, orienteering and rock-climbing to hands-on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) events to meet the needs of today’s girls and build the skills of tomorrow’s young leaders. “Building on robust membership growth at GSHPA in 2017-18, we are excited to have Amanda on board to connect with business and professional partners that share our commitment to developing the female leaders of tomorrow,” said Suzanne Moore, acting CEO of Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania Hoprich graduated from Penn State University with a bachelor’s degree in English Literature and from King’s College where she earned a secondary education certification. — DENISE ALLABAUGH