Shireen Mitchell is the founder and Executive Director of Digital Sisters/Sistas, a nonprofit organization that provides technology and media education to women and children who are traditionally underserved.
Stefanie Brown James is the Founder and Executive Director of Brown Girls Lead, an organization dedicated to teaching leadership development skills to collegiate and professional women of color.
Reverend Shanea Leonard is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church and a minister of the Fellowship of Affirming Ministries.
Women With a Vision, Inc. is a New Orleans-based non-profit organization addressing issues of social justice for women of color.
Alicia Garza is the Special Projects Director at the National Domestic Workers Alliance and co-creator of the movement and hashtag, #BlackLivesMatter.
President Obama nominated Ms. Lynch for Attorney General this past November and if confirmed she will be the first black woman to serve as U.S. Attorney General.
As the current First Lady, Mrs. Obama has used her platform to launch several initiatives to educate and empower young people.
Melanie Campbell is the President and CEO of the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation and convener of the Black Women’s Roundtable (BWR).
Alice Walker is an internationally acclaimed writer, poet, and human rights activist whose work includes several novels, short stories, children’s books, essays, and poetry.
Dázon Dixon Diallo is a renowned advocate in the movement for women’s rights and reproductive justice and the fight against HIV/AIDS.