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Hicksville Resident Joins Girl Scouts of Nassau County (GSNC) Team

Garden City, NY June 27, 2012 – Theresa Aulman-Viola of Hicksville, NY has recently joined the Girl Scouts of Nassau County, the preeminent organization and leading authority for girls, as Director of Human Resources.

“Theresa's strong professional background, enthusiasm and knowledge of Human Resources makes her the ideal candidate for the position and an asset to our organization,” said Donna Ceravolo, Executive Director/CEO of the Girl Scouts of Nassau County. “We look forward to working and learning from her as she helps us to advance the goals and objectives of our mission.”

In her current role, Ms. Aulman-Viola serves as a member of the Girl Scouts of Nassau County’s staff leadership team and works to ensure the Council’s human resources policies and practices effectively promote the organization’s strategic goals and business needs, while creating a positive and harmonious workplace that actively supports its employees in maintaining work-life balance. Girl Scouts of Nassau County has been nationally recognized in the Top Fifty workplaces in the U.S. by AARP and Non-Profit Times, and received an Alfred P. Sloane Award, as well other recognitions as a family-friendly workplace.

Ms. Aulman-Viola comes to Girl Scouts with 13 years of experience in Human Resources. She worked for Givaudan Fragrances Corp. in New York City and has practiced Human Resources management at Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide, an international advertising, marketing and public relations agency. Most recently, she was the Human Resources Manager at Polar Electro Inc. in Lake Success, NY, a company that was recognized as one of the “Top Forty Companies to Work for in New York State” in 2010 and 2011. While there she was responsible for enhancing employee engagement. Prior to working in Human Resources, Ms. Aulman-Viola was an Account Executive for the youth fund raising division at Entertainment Publications, Inc. in Jericho, NY, where she was in the top 15% of their sales force for the region.

Ms. Aulman-Viola graduated cum laude from the State University of New York at Albany and received certification as a Professional in Human Resources by the Society of Human Resources Management. She currently lives in Hicksville with her husband and two children.

Girl Scouts of Nassau County builds girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place. Girl Scouting in Nassau County creates an accepting and nurturing environment, which gives girls a chance to build character and develops leadership skills for success in the real world. In partnership with committed adult volunteers, girls develop qualities that will serve them throughout their lives, like strong values, social conscience, and conviction about their own potential and self-worth. With almost 21,000 girl and 7,000 adult members, Girl Scouts of Nassau County has become the preeminent organization and leading authority for girls. The organization, now in its 100th year, continues to make the world a better place one girl at a time.

For more information on the Girl Scouts of Nassau County call Donna Rivera Downey 516 741-2550 at ext. 260, or visit


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