Jennet Robinson Alterman is a native of Charleston and is the President and CEO of J. Robinson Alterman LLC., a consulting practice that assists organizations in developing leadership and entrepreneurial training programs for women.
Oprah Winfrey is a talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist. She is best known for her talk show “The Oprah Winfrey Show”, which was the highest rated program of its kind in the history of television.
Carrie Green is the founder of the Female Entrepreneur Association, an online platform that inspires and empowers over 350000 women from around the world to build successful businesses.
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.
Princess Ameerah Al-Taweel is a Saudi Arabian princess and philanthropist. As a longtime advocate for girls’ and women’s rights, she supports a wide range of humanitarian interests in both Saudi Arabia and around the world.
Veronika Scott is the founder and CEO of The Empowerment Plan, a non profit organization she started with the purpose of making convertible sleeping bag coats for the homeless population of Detroit. Shwe also created a job source for homeless women to change their lives.
Tiffany Pham is the Founder & CEO of Mogul, a platform reaching 18 million women per week that was named a “Top NYC Startup to Watch” in 2015 by Entrepreneur. She’s been named “The Queen of Millennials.”
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie grew up in Nigeria. Her work has been translated into thirty languages. A recipient numerous awards, she is a MacArthur Foundation Fellow. She divides her time between the United States and Nigeria.
Gloria Steinem is a writer, lecturer, political activist, and feminist organizer. She travels in this and other countries as an organizer and lecturer and is a frequent media spokeswoman on issues of equality
Cecile Richards is a nationally respected leader in the field of women’s health and reproductive rights. In this video she shares advice she would give her 18 year-old self.