Helene Gayle

Favorite Famed for: President and CEO of CARE USA, a member of CARE International (a leading humanitarian aid organization fighting global poverty) About: Helene Gayle was born and raised in Buffalo, NY and went on to earn an impressive number of degrees including a B.A. in psychology at

Robin Chase

Favorite Name: Robin Chase Famed for: Founder and CEO of Buzzcar and co-founder and former CEO of Zipcar About: Chase grew up in the Middle East, graduated from Wellesley College and the MIT Sloan School of Management, and won a Loeb Fellowship at the Harvard Graduate School of Design.  She has

Wendy Kopp

Favorite Famed As: Founder of Teach for America About: Wendy Kopp is the founder and CEO of Teach for America. She developed the concept during her senior year at Princeton University and it became her senior thesis. Following graduation Kopp continued working on the idea to make it reality. It