Hillary Clinton Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf Debra Carnahan
Marjorie Clifton Rep. Carolyn  Maloney (D-NY) Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA)
Geena Davis Erin Matson Frmr. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX)
Lilly Ledbetter Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) Kim Gandy
Avis A. Jones-DeWeever Kay James Joy-Anne Reid
Erica  Williams Simon Carrie Lukas Cokie  Roberts
Marjorie  Dannenfelser Rep. Yvette  Clarke (D-NY) Sabrina Schaeffer
Kristin  Tate Shelby Knox Jennifer Granholm

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Ritu Sharma


In 1998, Ritu Sharma co-founded Women Thrive Worldwide with Elise Fiber Smith. Under Ritu’s leadership, Women Thrive Worldwide has put the concerns of the poorest women and girls at the center of all U.S. international assistance. An adept coalition builder, political strategist, communicator and motivational speaker, Ritu is a leading voice on international women’s issues and U.S. foreign policy.

Ritu is the author of Teach a Woman to Fish: Overcoming Poverty Around the Globe and An Introduction to Advocacy: A Training Guide , which has been translated into six languages and is a primary reference for advocates around the globe.

See More: http://womenthrive.org/about/people/ritu-sharma

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