The Girl Scouts of Western Ohio honored women making an impact in the Toledo area at its 2019 Women of Distinction ceremony at Lourdes University on Thursday, October 17. The event, designed to recognize individuals who serve as examples of the Girl Scout values of leadership and community service, recognized five honorees for their influence on the Toledo area. Recipients included Dr. Louito Edje of St. Luke’s Family Medicine Residency Program; Pamela K.M. Beall, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Marathon Petroleum Logistics; Amanda Bryant-Friedrich, Interim Dean of the College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Services at the University of Toledo; Stephanie Rickle, Engineering Services Manager at Cooper Tire and Rubber Company; and Kim Sidwell, Director of Institutional Advancement at the Imagination Station.
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Toledo native Joyce Brown has spent her life challenging norms— and herself. Joyce Lathan Brown is a native Toledoan who knows who she is. She achieved that self-knowledge on her path to becoming Ms. Texas Senior America. Joyce’s accomplishments echo the goal of the pageant, which “seeks recognition of the achievements of senior women, motivating