The MAKERS of 2016

After a year of many ups and downs for women, MAKERS is excited to have added 25 new groundbreakers, influencers, educators, and organizers to our growing collection of women's stories.

MAKERS also launched MAKERS UK in April with seven British MAKERS, including Helen Mirren.

Click through the gallery above to see all of 2016's MAKERS and watch their exclusive stories.

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Carla Harris Vice Chairman, Morgan Stanley Photo Credit: MAKERS

Abby Wambach Team USA Soccer Player Photo Credit: Getty Images

Rosie Rios Treasurer of the United States Photo Credit: Getty Images

Shay Mitchell Actor, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist Photo Credit: MAKERS

Christy Turlington Burns Model & Activist Photo Credit: MAKERS

Olympia Snowe U.S. Senator (R-Maine) Photo Credit: Paul Morigi/WireImage

Linda Woolverton Hollywood Screenwriter Photo Credit: Getty Images

Clarissa Ward War Correspondent Photo Credit: MAKERS

Caitlyn Jenner Executive Producer, "I Am Cait" Photo Credit: Getty Images

Tina Tchen Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff to the First Lady Photo Credit: Getty Images

Michelle Obama First Lady of the United States Photo Credit: MAKERS

Serena Williams Championship Tennis Player Photo Credit: MAKERS

Gwen Ifill Journalist Photo Credit: MAKERS

Carli Lloyd U.S. Women's Soccer Player Photo Credit: MAKERS

Jacki Zehner CEO, Women Moving Millions Photo Credit: MAKERS

Alicia Keys Singer Photo Credit: Getty Images

Salamishah Tillet Scholar, Activist & Author Photo Credit: Getty Images

Gwynne Shotwell President & COO, SpaceX Photo Credit: Getty Images

Helen Mirren Actress Photo Credit: Getty Images

Ella Mills Cookery Author & Entrepreneur Photo Credit: MAKERS UK

Jasvinder Sanghera UK Charity Founder Photo Credit: Getty Images

Alesha Dixon TV Personality & Singer Photo Credit: Getty Images

Kris Hallenga Public Health Advocate Photo Credit: Getty Images

Sandi Toksvig Writer & Broadcaster Photo Credit: Getty Images

Christine Ohuruogu Olympic Athlete Photo Credit: Getty Images

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