By: Girl Scouts
On Thursday, July 24, Girl Scout Gold Award Recipient Olivia Sullivan from Girl Scouts of the Nation’s Capital represented Girl Scouts at a STEM fair held by Women’s Policy, Inc, in Washington, D.C.
Since the completion of her Gold Award project, Olivia has organized STEM programs for Girl Scout troops and 4-H clubs. Olivia will be attending St. Olaf College this fall, where she plans to major in Biology with dreams of serving our country in the Navy as an OBGYN.
Prominent female members of Congress from both sides of the aisle attended the event. Members in attendance included Rep. Donna Edwards, Co-Chair, Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues; Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Chair, Republican Conference, and former Co-Chair, Women’s Caucus; Rep. Susan Brooks, Co-Chair, Education/STEM Task Force, Women’s Caucus; Rep. Suzanne Bonamici, Co-Chair, Education/STEM Task Forice, Women’s Caucus; Rep. Lois Capps, Co-Chair, Women’s Health Task Force, Women’s Caucus; and many more.