by: The Memo Staff
This Women's History Month, we salute the amazing women who have paved the way for us -- those who have graced our history books as well as those hidden figures who silently helped to create a better world for us all. This month, we celebrate the amazing women of our past as well as our present and our future.
Here are eight women of color currently making history!
Amy Sherald, First Black Woman to Paint a Former First Lady
Catherine Cortez Masto, First Latina U.S. Senator
Chloe Kim, Youngest Woman To Win An Olympic Snowboarding Medal
Geisha Williams, First Latina to Lead a Fortune 500 Company; CEO and President, PG&E
Erin Jackon, First Black Woman On U.S. Olympic Long-Track Skating Team
Michelle Phan: First Woman to Build a $500M Company from a Web Series
Meena Harris, Founder of the Phenomenal Woman T-Shirts
Tarana Burke, Founder of the #MeToo Movement
Who else do you know that's making history? Shout them out in the comments!