The first lady of the country is taking the reins of the one of the most prestigous organizations for girls in the country. The Girl Scouts of America announced that Michelle Obama has formally accepted the position of honorary National President.
First Lady Obama spoke out on the esteemed honor saying,
“It is my great pleasure to serve as Honorary National President of Girl Scouts. With their innovative new programming, ground-breaking research, and emphasis on service and leadership, Girl Scouts is preparing the women of tomorrow to be a positive force for change – in their own lives, their communities, and across the globe.”
The Girl Scouts plan to work with her on areas such as healthy living, public service and leadership.