As a principle dancer in Spain and New York, Yuko Sumida Jackson could have let critical feedback from a teacher halt her career at 24. Instead, she auditioned for Michael Jackson and got the lead role. Now, she's coaching other women to listen to their body's inner wisdom.
Through arts-based summer classes, co-founder of Spotlight:Girls Lynn Johnson helps youngsters build confidence and learn to love themselves and others.
Lucia Brawley, co-founder of amp.it and executive producer of The World Cup of Hip Hop: Take Back the Mic, took a chance on love and it forever altered both her personal and her professional path. Now she's helping artists get their chance to be in the spotlight.
Change-agent Johanna Zeilstra is pushing our candidates to address issues that disproportionately affect women, but whose solutions benefit us all.
Marianne Schnall is pushing women and girls to use their voices to be the agents of change that our families, workplaces, and society need right now.
Michelle Patterson, Founder of Women Network, believes the key to feminine success is creating a collective body of women to support and empower one another. She teaches us that by being transparent and asking for help, we can reach our goals much faster.