Featured in the November 2015 issue of Essence magazine are the 29 powerhouse black women charged with keeping the Obama Administration running. Aptly titled, “Women of the White House,” the feature not only pays homage to these ladies, but also shares with the readers the secrets to their success.
“Never take a job that doesn’t terrify [you]. Those are the jobs worth doing.”
—Adaeze Enekwechi, Associate Director for Health, Office of Management and Budget
Women have always played vital roles in the presidency, however, this is the first time we’re seeing such a dynamic group of black women openly sharing their experiences as key proponents of the executive branch. Ranging in age from 23 to 60, these women are role models, history makers, and examples of the “Yes We Can” motto for which the Obama Administration is known.
Meet these incredible women:
To learn more about all 29 of the ladies featured, be sure to pick up the latest copy of Essence at your local newsstands.
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