12 Prominent Women of Obama's Presidency

President Barack Obama is said to be the most feminist president in American history.

Though this title speaks to his progressive stance on women's issues and ability to implement meaningful changes toward gender equality, the president's feminism is also reflected in the diversity of his administration – especially among the women.

Check out the gallery above to learn about 12 noteworthy women of Obama's presidency. 

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