“Being the first woman speaker and breaking the marble ceiling is pretty important. Now it’s time to move on.”

Nancy Pelosi is the 52nd Speaker of the House of Representatives, and made history in 2007 when she became the first woman to fill this role. pelosi works towards lowering health care costs, increase workers’ pay through strengthening the economy, and combating corruption. Considered the most powerful woman in American politics, Pelosi has made history for her contributions toThe Affordable Care Act, the passing of Wall Street reforms, and many more throughout her tenure in politics.

Nationality: American

Industry: Government

Q: When it was suggested she was “too afraid” to send articles of impeachment against Trump

A: “Fear is never a word used with me. You should know right away,” Pelosi added. “I’m never afraid and I’m rarely surprised.”