These HWA Speakers make for powerful and inspirational programming opportunities that both look to our future and honor our past.
Iconic Visionary of the Women's Movement
Iconic Tennis Champion, Entrepreneur, and Philanthropist
Award-Winning Producer, Writer and Actress
First African American Woman in Space
Chairman & CEO of PepsiCo (2006-18)
Peabody & Emmy Award-Winning Journalist & Producer
Emmy Award-Winning Journalist; Executive Producer & Reporter, "We'll Meet Again"
27th Prime Minister of Australia
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist; Bestselling Author, The Time of Our Lives
Democratic Party Political Leader; Bestselling Author, Lead from the Outside
Emmy Award-Winning Journalist; Host, CBS Sunday Morning
Co-Founder, Supermajority; Former President, Planned Parenthood
Shark on ABC's Shark Tank; The "Queen of QVC"
President and Publisher, ForbesWoman
U.S. Senator from Maine (1995-2013); Co-Chair, Commission on Political Reform
Founder, Deeds Not Words, platform for women's activism; Texas State Senator (2009-15)
Award-Winning Cartoonist, The New Yorker