What Does It Mean To Be An Ally?

Working in the diversity/gender and inclusion space, I work primarily with the women and diverse attorneys at my firm. Not surprisingly, the diverse attorneys are a small fraction of our very talented workforce. And that's not just the case at my firm. It's true for the legal industry as a whole, and for most industries generally. Being…

Are Women Already Equal to Men?

Last night as I was perusing through my social media, I came across a post in which someone I know was angry about "radical feminists" speaking over her and advocating for things she didn't personally want. She was offended at the idea that some women felt they could speak for all women. For her, traditional…

The Million Woman March

Last Friday, January 20th, we inaugurated our 45th president, Donald Trump. The following morning, what felt like every woman I know woke up and marched on Washington, New York , Boston, Los Angeles, Miami, St. Louis, Chicago and Austin, to name a few. To my great surprise, the marches had gone international with demonstrations in…

Welcome To The Girl Power Code

Welcome to The Girl Power Code! I decided to create this small corner of the Internet for women to come together for inspiration, motivation, and a regular reminder that girls can do anything. You might be wondering who I am and what do I know about this anyway. A little background is in order. I'm a…