She’s the First is a community:
We are advocates and changemakers; ambitious students and dedicated teachers; inspiring artists and seasoned policymakers; resilient mothers and feminist fathers; community organizers and business leaders. We come from many countries and backgrounds, but our differences are not nearly as important as what we share—a belief that every girl, no matter where she is born, deserves to be educated, respected, and heard.
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Meet Our Staff
Chanel Cathey, Co-Chair
Susan Goodall, Co-Chair
Strategic Partnerships Committee:
Erin Leigh Patterson, Co-Chair
Amy Shoenthal, Co-Chair
Campus Advisory Council
Staten Island Academy
Megan Khong University of Texas - Dallas
Clark High School
Josette Vidal Medicielo
University of Nevada - Reno
Charlotte Hallisey Greenwich High School
Michaela Becconsall American University
Maren Friemann University of Minnesota - Duluth
Millburn High School