The List: 10 C-Suite Moms of Color

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Written and Compiled by Dr. Joynicle Martinez and Dr. Lydia Carlis

Recent research indicates that women whose mothers worked outside the home are more likely to have jobs, hold supervisory responsibility at those jobs, and earn higher wages. Men raised by working mothers are more likely to contribute to household chores and spend more time caring for family members.

Walker’s Legacy presents 10 powerhouse moms who continue the example of America’s first self-made female millionaire, Madam C.J. Walker, raising families and building companies.

**Images by Lydia Kearney Carlis, PhD of Eyemagination Imaging | C-Suite Pics

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Walker's Legacy is a growing global women in business collective founded to establish networks of empowerment and access for women of color in business.