Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada announces to honor eight women at Dessert Before Dinner


The Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada is thrilled to announce the eight female Honorees who will be recognized at the annual Dessert Before Dinner fundraising gala on Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 6:00pm to 9:30pm at Caesars Palace Las Vegas.

2019 Honorees and Honorary Girl Scout Badge Awarded:

Judy Cebulko – Think Big badge, DISCOVERY Children’s Museum: Inaugural Chair, Chairman’s Advisory Council

Cindy Ellis – Philanthropist badge, Ellis Island Casino, Hotel and Brewery, Village Pubs, Mt. Charleston Lodge: Owner

Latoya Holman – Power of Community badge, LVMPD Foundation: Director of Community Outreach

Annemarie Jones – Social Innovator badge, Fletcher Jones Automotive Group

Eileen Moore – Visionary badge, Caesars Entertainment Corporation: Regional President

Jeanette Schneider – Trailblazer badge, LIV Media, Inc.: President and CEO

Kim Wagner – Advocate for Truth badge, KSNV: “News 3 Today” Co-Host

Missy Young – S.T.E.A.M. Advocate badge, SWITCH: Chief Information Officer

Dessert Before Dinner brings well-deserved recognition to women who have made significant impacts in the fields of journalism, philanthropy, technology, and business. The annual fundraising gala directly impacts local

Girl Scouts who depend upon financial aid to engage in outdoor experiences, STEAM activities, entrepreneurship opportunities, and life skills programs.

Dana Wagner, Co-Host of News 3 Today on local NBC-affiliate channel 3, will be the returning Master of Ceremonies and Christian Kolberg returns as Celebrity Auctioneer. The gala will feature entertainment, live and silent auctions, a special appeal, presentations to the Honorees, and a luxury raffle drawing sponsored by BVLGARI. The popular event is expected to attract 800+ attendees.

Every year the Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada raises funds through Dessert Before Dinner gala ticket sales, program advertisements, sponsorships, and the proceeds from a silent and live auction. For more information on purchasing tickets or program advertisements for Dessert Before Dinner, please contact Melissa Kwong-Blais at 702-385-3677, extension 124 via email at, or visit