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Coming Soon: More MAKERS!

MAKERS is excited to launch with these exceptional women.
 
Groundbreakers:

  • Madeleine Albright // FIRST FEMALE SECRETARY OF STATE
  • Linda Alvarado // CEO, ALVARADO CONSTRUCTION, INC.
  • Christiane Amanpour // INTERNATIONAL WAR CORRESPONDENT & AUTHOR
  • Byllye Avery // WOMEN'S HEALTH ADVOCATE
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg // U.S. SUPREME COURT JUSTICE
  • Brenda Berkman // FIRST NYC FEMALE FIREFIGHTERS
  • Judy Blume // BEST-SELLING AUTHOR
  • Elizabeth Blackburn // NOBEL-PRIZE WINNING BIOLOGIST
  • Boston Women's Health Collective // OUR BODIES, OURSELVES
  • Charlotte Bunch // INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S RIGHTS ACTIVIST
  • Carol Burnett // FIRST WOMAN VARIETY SHOW HOST
  • Barbara Burns // COALMINER & ANTI-HARASSMENT CHAMPION
  • Ursula Burns // CEO, XEROX CORPORATION
  • Sandra Cisneros // PATHBREAKING LATINA AUTHOR
  • Hillary Rodham Clinton // CRUSADER FOR WOMEN
  • Katie Couric // NETWORK NEWS PIONEER
  • France Córdova // FIRST FEMALE CHIEF SCIENTIST AT NASA
  • Ellen DeGeneres // COMEDIAN
  • Donna de Varona // OLYMPIC SWIMMER & PIONEERING SPORTSCASTER
  • Pat Eng // ANTI-VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN ACTIVIST
  • Diane English // CREATOR OF "MURPHY BROWN"
  • Eve Ensler // PLAYWRIGHT & FOUNDER, V-DAY
  • Nora Ephron // BEST-SELLING WRITER, DIRECTOR, PRODUCER
  • Geraldine Ferraro // VICE-PRESIDENTIAL NOMINEE
  • Pat Foote // RETIRED U.S. ARMY BRIGADIER GENERAL
  • Carol Gilligan // GROUNDBREAKING PSYCHOLOGIST
  • Cathy Guisewite //  CREATOR OF "CATHY" COMIC
  • Beverly Guy-Sheftall // WOMEN'S STUDIES PIONEER
  • Aileen Hernandez // FORMER PRESIDENT NATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR WOMEN
  • Dolores Huerta // CO-FOUNDER, UNITED FARM WORKERS OF AMERICA
  • Sara Hurwitz // FIRST ORTHODOX RABBA
  • Kay Bailey Hutchison // U.S. SENATOR
  • Theresa Kane // NUN WHO CONFRONTED THE POPE
  • Billie Jean King // TENNIS CHAMPION  &  ACTIVIST
  • Shelly Lazarus // PIONEERING ADVERTISING EXECUTIVE
  • Lilly Ledbetter // FAIR PAY ACTIVIST
  • Maya Lin // ARTIST, ARCHITECT  &  MEMORIAL DESIGNER
  • Dr. Susan Love // BREAST CANCER PIONEER
  • Marissa Mayer // FIRST FEMALE ENGINEER AT GOOGLE
  • Rachel McLish // CHAMPION BODY BUILDER
  • Rita Moreno // ACTOR
  • Robin Morgan // WRITER  &  FEMINIST ACTIVIST
  • Diane Nash // CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER
  • Nichelle Nichols // STAR TREK ACTRESS & NASA RECRUITER
  • Sandra Day O'Connor // FIRST FEMALE JUSTICE AT THE U.S. SUPREME COURT
  • Violet Palmer // FIRST FEMALE NBA REFEREE
  • Danica Patrick // FIRST FEMALE RACECAR CHAMPION
  • Maria Pepe // LITTLE LEAGUE'S FIRST GIRL
  • Nancy Pelosi // FIRST FEMALE SPEAKER OF THE US HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
  • Lynn Povich // FIRST FEMALE SR. EDITOR AT NEWSWEEK
  • Michelle Rhee // EDUCATION REFORMER
  • Condoleezza Rice // FORMER  SECRETARY OF STATE
  • Amy Richards // FEMINIST ACTIVIST & WRITER
  • Faith Ringgold // ARTIST  &  ACTIVIST
  • Dusty Roads // STEWARDESS ORGANIZER
  • Ileana Ros-Lehtinen // FIRST LATINA ELECTED TO CONGRESS
  • Zainab Salbi // FOUNDER, WOMEN FOR WOMEN INTERNATIONAL
  • Sheryl Sandberg // FACEBOOK COO
  • Phyllis Schlafly // CONSERVATIVE ACTIVIST
  • Muriel Siebert // "FIRST WOMAN OF FINANCE"
  • Ruth Simmons // FIRST AFRICAN-AMERICAN IVY LEAGUE PRESIDENT
  • Barbara Smith // GROUNDBREAKING PUBLISHER OF WOMEN OF COLOR
  • Esta Soler // ANTI-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ACTIVIST
  • Gloria Steinem // FEMINIST ACTIVIST
  • Martha Stewart // LIFESTYLE MOGUL
  • Vivian Stringer // CHAMPION COLLEGE BASKETBALL COACH
  • Kathrine Switzer // FIRST WOMAN TO ENTER THE BOSTON MARATHON
  • Marlo Thomas // FIRST SINGLE WORKING WOMAN ON TELEVISION
  • Shirley Tilghman // MOLECULAR BIOLOGIST & PRINCETON PRESIDENT
  • Lydia Villa-Komaroff // MOLECULAR BIOLOGIST
  • Diane von Furstenberg // ICONIC FASHION DESIGNER
  • Alice Walker // PULITZER PRIZE WINNING AUTHOR
  • Barbara Walters // FIRST WOMAN CO-ANCHOR OF NETWORK EVENING NEWS
  • Alice Waters // FOOD PIONEER
  • Faye Wattleton //  FORMER PRESIDENT, PLANNED PARENTHOOD OF AMERICA
  • Sarah Weddington // ROE V. WADE ATTORNEY
  • Meg Whitman // FORTUNE 500 CEO
  • Marian Wright Edelman // FOUNDER, CHILDREN'S DEFENSE FUND
  • Sheryl WuDunn // PULITZER-PRIZE WINNING JOURNALIST

 
More MAKERS:

  • Robyn Beavers // SUSTAINABILITY PIONEER
  • Lauren Berger // CAREER RESOURCE ENTREPRENEUR
  • Barbara Bestor // ARCHITECT
  • Anu Bhagwati // EQUAL RIGHTS ADVOCATE
  • Gina Bianchini // SOCIAL SOFTWARE ENTREPRENEUR
  • Renata Black // SOCIAL ENTREPRENEUR
  • Louann Brizendine // NEUROPSYCHIATRIST & AUTHOR
  • Diem Brown // CANCER SURVIVOR & ENTREPRENEUR
  • Lauren Bucherie // MUSIC ENTREPRENEUR
  • Lauren Bush Lauren // GLOBAL NUTRITION ADVOCATE
  • Susan Cain // WRITER
  • Kris Carr // CANCER SURVIVOR & AUTHOR
  • Majora Carter // COMMUNITY DEVELOPER
  • Jane Chen // NON-PROFIT HEALTH CARE ADVOCATE
  • Misty Copeland // BALLET DANCER
  • Ophelia Dahl // WORLD HEALTH CARE ADVOCATE
  • Maddy DeLone // PRISONERS' RIGHTS ATTORNEY
  • Marlen Esparza // BOXER
  • Heather Fleming // DESIGNER & ENGINEER
  • Tavi Gevinson // FASHION BLOGGER & FEMINIST
  • Elizabeth Gore // ACTIVIST & CAUSE MARKETER
  • Kirsten Gillibrand // UNITED STATES SENATOR, NEW YORK
  • Ellen Gustafson // FOOD SYSTEM ACTIVIST
  • Bethany Hamilton // PROFESSIONAL SURFER
  • Priya Haji // SOCIAL INNOVATOR
  • Gabrielle Hamilton // CHEF & AUTHOR
  • Amanda Haas // FOOD EDUCATOR
  • Nikki Henderson // LOCAL FOOD ACTIVIST
  • Brandon Holley // FASHION EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
  • Leila Janah // GLOBAL ECONOMIC ADVOCATE
  • Alexis Jones // FEMALE EMPOWERMENT SPEAKER
  • Miranda July // ARTIST & FILMMAKER
  • Jean Kilbourne // MEDIA EDUCATOR
  • Shelby Knox // FEMINIST ORGANIZER 
  • Sara Lamm // DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKER
  • Renée Loux // GREEN EXPERT & CHEF
  • Nancy Lublin // SOCIAL ENTREPRENEUR
  • Amy Lehman // DOCTOR & ACTIVIST
  • Mae O'Malley // ATTORNEY & ENTREPRENEUR
  • Laura Owens // ARTIST
  • Courtney E. Martin // AUTHOR
  • Alexis Maybank & Alexandra Wilkis Wilson // RETAIL ENTREPRENEURS
  • Heather McTeer // POLITICIAN
  • Nevine Michaan // YOGA INSTRUCTOR
  • Rebecca Morris // ABSTRACT PAINTER
  • Kate & Laura Mulleavy // FASHION DESIGNERS
  • SuChin Pak // JOURNALIST
  • Ai-jen Poo // DOMESTIC WORKER ADVOCATE
  • Andrea Reusing // AWARD WINNING CHEF & RESTAURANT OWNER
  • Pamela Rief // BIOMECHANICS EDUCATOR
  • Julie Rofman // ARTIST & JEWELRY DESIGNER
  • Marika Shioiri-Clark // ARCHITECT
  • Tiffany Shlain // FILMMAKER
  • Jennifer Siebel Newsom // FILMMAKER & ADVOCATE
  • Dena Simmons // EDUCATOR
  • Rachel Simmons // EDUCATOR & AUTHOR
  • Tracy K. Smith // POET
  • Whitney Smith // TEEN ADVOCATE
  • Hope Solo // PROFESSIONAL ATHLETE 
  • Mira Sorvino // ACTIVIST & ACTOR
  • Lisa Stone // BLOGGER & ENTREPRENEUR
  • Joan Sullivan // EDUCATOR & PUBLIC POLICY
  • Kara Swisher // JOURNALIST
  • Maureen Towey // THEATER DIRECTOR
  • Katharine Wolf // SOCIAL CHALLENGE ADVISOR
  • Vendela Vida // WRITER
  • Alexa von Tobel // FINANCIAL ADVISOR
  • Sara Ziff // FILMMAKER & ADVOCATE

 
Check back as we roll out more MAKERS. Coming soon:

  • Rebecca Adamson // INDIGENOUS RIGHTS & DEVELOPMENT ADVOCATE
  • Erin Brockovich // ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVIST
  • Rita Mae Brown // WRITER & ACTIVIST
  • Carol Gilligan // GROUNDBREAKING PSYCHOLOGIST
  • Beverley Guy-Sheftall // WOMEN'S STUDIES PIONEER
  • Esta Soler // ANTI-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ACTIVIST
  • Dr. Ruth // SEX THERAPIST

& More…

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