2020 marks the 100th anniversary of when women were granted the right to vote. These HWA Speakers make for powerful and inspirational programming opportunities, that both look to our future and honor our past.

 

GLORIA STEINEM

Iconic Visionary of the Women's Movement

COKIE ROBERTS

Award-Winning Journalist; Bestselling Author, Founding Mothers and Ladies of Liberty

STACEY ABRAMS

Democratic Party Political Leader; Bestselling Author, Lead from the Outside

MARIA SHRIVER

Peabody & Emmy Award-Winning Journalist & Producer

PEGGY NOONAN

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist; Bestselling Author, The Time of Our Lives

JANE PAULEY

Emmy Award-Winning Journalist; Host, CBS Sunday Morning

MAE JEMISON

First African American Woman in Space

ANN CURRY

Emmy Award-Winning Journalist; Executive Producer & Reporter, "We'll Meet Again"

MOIRA FORBES

President and Publisher, ForbesWoman

CECILE RICHARDS

Co-Founder, Supermajority; Former President, Planned Parenthood

WENDY DAVIS

Founder, Deeds Not Words, platform for women's activism; Texas State Senator (2009-15)

OLYMPIA SNOWE

U.S. Senator from Maine (1995-2013); Co-Chair, Commission on Political Reform