Haben Girma is the first Deafblind person to graduate from Harvard Law School. She is a consultant and speaker who advocates for equal opportunities for people with disabilities.
Letitia A. “Tish” James is a lawyer, activist, and politician in the Democratic Party. She is the current and fourth New York City Public Advocate and first African American woman to hold citywide office.
Lynda Hinkle of Law Offices of Lynda Hinkle is the 2018 Women’s Advocate of the Year. The award was presented at the 15th Annual Beyond the Glass Ceiling Awards.
Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand of New York is an American attorney and politician serving since 2009 as a United States Senator from New York. She is leading a crusade against sexual misconduct and has called on Trump to resign.
Sally Yates, who was until Monday the acting U.S. Attorney General, sent a letter to Justice Department lawyers telling them not to defend Trump’s executive order. She is a woman of great integrity who acted at the risk of her own peril.
LeTonya F. Moore, JD is an attorney, entrepreneur, and minister, turned self-help author. She is the founder of #SheMatters, a grassroots community initiative to promote positive images of women and girls globally.
Hillary Clinton officially accepts the Democratic nomination for president at the Democratic National Convention on Jul 28, 2016, becoming the first woman to win the nomination from a major party.
Elizabeth Warren is a fearless consumer advocate who has made her life’s work the fight for middle class families. She was elected to the United States Senate on November 6, 2012, by the people of Massachusetts.