Leana Wen is a physician, public health advocate, and author. She is the president of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America and author of the book When Doctors Don’t Listen: How to Avoid Misdiagnoses and Unnecessary Tests.
Ana Maria Archila and Maria Gallagher are the two “#ElevatorLadies” who confronted pivotal U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake Friday after he announced he would vote to confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Sabrina Chaw is the CEO of A Feminine Feast. She helps women discover their unique path and power through the awakening of their feminine core and spirit. Her current focus is for women over 50.
Jessica Hadari is the founder of FEM Talks Alliance of Women Leaders, Educators & Healers. Each month she produces the Miracle Salon, a celebrated woman’s wisdom networking event, as well as ongoing Women’s Wisdom Circles.
Judy Chicago is a feminist artist, art educator, and writer known for her large art installation pieces about birth and creation images, which examine the role of women in history and culture. Her goal has been to create a place for female-centered imagery and to overcome the erasure of women’s achievements in art and society.
Mukti Datta is a rural development advocate who has pioneered a self-sustaining, replicable model of weaving cooperatives that is rapidly scaling across India’s Himalayas and transforming the roles of women across the region.
Raquel Saraswati is an American Muslim activist who focuses primarily on issues related to the status of women and girls in Muslim-majority societies and communities. She spearheads new media initiatives and conducts research for nonprofit organizations and think tanks.
Winifred Byanyima is a Ugandan-born aeronautical engineer, politician, and diplomat. She is the executive director of Oxfam International,She is a leader on women’s rights, democratic governance and peace building.
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.
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.