Julie Gunlock Salma Hayek Kim Gandy
Lizz  Winstead Dr. Maya Angelou Siobhan ''Sam'' Bennett
Benazir Bhutto Margaret Hoover Jennifer Sevilla Korn
Michele  Bachmann Rep. Carolyn  Maloney (D-NY) Gloria Steinem
Geena Davis Rep. Yvette  Clarke (D-NY) Hilary Rosen
Erin Matson Lilly Ledbetter Patricia Sosa
Cecilia Muñoz Former Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-ME) Carly Fiorina
Jennifer Granholm Kay James Amy  Siskind

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Amy Siskind

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Amy Siskind is a national spokesperson, writer and expert on helping women and girls advance and succeed. She is the Co-founder and President of The New Agenda, a national organization working on issues such as economic independence and advancement, gender representation and bias, sexual assault and domestic violence. She serves on Cornell University’s highly prestigious President’s Council of Cornell Women and Cornell University Council, and was recently honored by the Westchester County Legislators for her LGBTQ advocacy.

Amy became the first female Managing Director at Wasserstein Perella at the age of 31, and later ran trading departments at Morgan Stanley and Imperial Capital, where she was also a partner. She received a BA in Economics from Cornell University and an MBA in Finance from The NYU Stern School of Business.



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