Janet Jagan Ellen Tauscher Marcia Fudge
Sabrina Schaeffer Kristin  Tate Bay Buchanan
Linda Chavez Janet  Napolitano Atima Omara
Sandra Day O'Connor Marjorie  Dannenfelser Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf
Frmr. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX) Carly Fiorina Former Rep. Mary  Bono (R-CA)
Michele  Bachmann Rep. Yvette  Clarke (D-NY) Ambassador Madeleine Kunin
Benazir Bhutto Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton Hillary Clinton
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Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf


In 2006, Ellen Sirleaf-Johnson was elected President of Liberia, making her the nation's first female head of state. Sirleaf-Johnson's popularity and success guided her to serve as the Liberian President from 2006 through January 2018.



For more on President Johnson-Sirleaf: https://www.forbes.com/profile/ellen-johnson-sirleaf/

To watch President Johnson-Sirleaf in To The Contrary: http://www.pbs.org/to-the-contrary/watch/4221/women-world-leaders_interviews-with-women-in-power

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