Washington's Powerful Women

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  • Girl Power
  • Michelle Obama
  • Valerie Jarrett
  • Stacey Davis Stewart
  • Donna Brazile
  • Marcia Fudge
  • Maxine Waters
  • Karen Bass
  • Tara Setmayer
  • Susan Rice
  • Mignon Clyburn
  • Joyce Brayboy
  • Johnnetta Cole
  • Judith Browne Dianis
  • Danielle Gray
  • Racquel Russell
  • Tara Wall
  • Heather Foster
  • Danielle Crutchfield
  • Avis Jones-DeWeever
  • Nadine Gracia
  • Dot Harris
  • Melanie Roussell
  • Donna Edwards
  • Crystal Wright

Girl Power

Their numbers may not be exactly where we'd hoped they would in 2013, but African-American women in Washington yield more power than ever before. Having a Black president doesn't hurt, but the women here have paid their dues educationally and professionally ensuring their rise to the top, no matter their skin color. Check them out.  Joyce Jones

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