WOMEN IN THE SPOTLIGHT have contributed their own talents to the betterment of our world, and have helped pave the way for future women to do the same. We are so proud of these women who have worked tirelessly to achieve their goals in spite of the adversity, especially in the professional sphere.
RISING STARS are high school, college-age or recent college graduates whose achievements, ambitions, and aspirations will inspire other young women to fulfill their own dreams, whatever they may be. Read more...
Linda Walder has been Executive Director of The Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation for 15 years. The Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation is an all-volunteer managed organization that was founded and named in memory of Linda’s son Danny. The goal of the foun… Read More
Anne Thornton comes from a very large southern family (her mother was second born of ten children). Since her mother was an unwed teenage beauty queen, Anne lived with the extended family, including all those aunts and uncles for most of her childhood… Read More
Kayla Schiffer is a student at Barnard College. She originally started her college career as a biomedical engineer major but decided to change her major to medicine, literature, and society and is a minor in computer science.