Service Unit 29 Team Members

Service Unit 29 Team                   2014-15
Contact Members of the Service Unit:
Field Director - Riverhead Team  369 - 9757 

Council staff that represents Girl Scouts of Suffolk County and is the liason between Council and the Service Unit Coordinator and Leaders.  Contact   if you have questions regarding Council, GSUSA policy or procedures, or if you have any issues that you have not been able to resolve within the Service Unit.

Coordinator - Sally McAllister
Appoints and oversees all adult volunteers (Troop Leaders and Team Members) and oversees all activities within the Service Unit including all email correspondences. Contact Sally if you would like to volunteer as a Troop Leader or for a Team position, for troop trip approvals, with suggestions and/or comments for Service Unit events or meeting agenda items, if you have information you would like to have distributed to Leaders, or if you have any issues that you have not been able to resolve (within your troop, with your School Organizer or the Service Unit).
Treasurer - Kelly Pickow
Manages the Service Unit finances and oversees financial activity for all troops within the Service Unit. Contact  if you are opening a checking account, have questions about troop finances, need financial forms, need a tax exempt form, or are managing a Service Unit event that involves collecting and/or spending money.
Registrar -  Linda Cassidy
Registers all girls and adults within the Service Unit, maintains troop and Service Unit rosters, and assigns new troop numbers. Contact Linda  if you  have any questions about the registration process, need registration forms, or would like a copy of your troop's roster.


Responsible for forming troops within the school that they represent, and for placement of girls on the waiting list into new or existing troops. Contact your School Organizer if you can take additional girls in your troop, need help finding a meeting place, or if you need information about other troops within your school.

            Branch Brook Elementary -Helena Yanke

            Dogwood Elementary -

            Great Hollow and Nesaquake Middle Schools/High School East -Diane Moon

            Mills Pond Elementary/Nesconset Elementary  - Teriann Dawson

            Saint James Elementary  - Lisa Raschdorf

            Sts. Philip & James -   

            Tackan Elementary - Jai Varisco-Mulvey


Provide general information and suggestions to Leaders for the level that they represent. Contact the Consultants if you have any general questions about activities or policies, are experiencing any problems within your troop,  or need ideas and/or suggestions for troop activities.

            Daisies -

            Brownies - 

            Juniors and Older -Diane Moon

Orientation Trainer - Linda Cassidy

Offers local orientation training to new Leaders. 

Product Managers

Responsible for overseeing all aspects of the fund-raising campaigns.

            Cookie Managers - 

            Nut Manager - 

            QSP Manager - 

Website Administrator - Linda Cassidy

Maintains the Service Unit Website. Contact Linda  if you encounter any website problems, have information you would like included on the Leader Exchange board, would like to share photos, or have any suggestions for improving the website.

Community Service Programs Coordinator - 

Oversees and processes all Service Unit Community Service Programs (Adopt a Family, Food Pantry, Meals on Wheels, Earth Day/Food For Friends and Calverton Flags) and girls Community Service annual awards. 

Food Pantry -

Collects food pantry items monthly from Troop Leaders at the Service Unit meeting and all Service Unit events, and distributes to a local food pantry. 

Meals on Wheels - 

Solicits handmade items from troops to distribute to Senior Citizens on their meal trays.

Hospitality  -

Provides refreshments at monthly Service Unit Leaders meetings. 

Parade Coordinator - 

Oversees Troop participation in all parades in the area. 

Flag Custodian and Babysitting Coordinator - 

Oversees usage of the Service Unit flags and coordinates older girl troops for the flag ceremony and babysitting at monthly Service Unit Leaders meetings. 

Camping Equipment & Bridge Custodian - Linda Rosasco

Oversees and maintains the Service Unit camping equipment and oversees and maintains Service Unit bridges for bridging ceremonies.   Contact Linda if you would like to borrow the camping equipment or would like to borrow a bridge for an upcoming ceremony.

Librarian - Diane Moon

Maintains copies of Girl Scout manuals, books and/or reference resources for Leaders use.