#GAReads | Women who inspired us in 2017

 Sara Feigenholtz,  via Wikipedia

Sara Feigenholtz, via Wikipedia

"Women who inspired us in 2017":

In the perfect, poignant words of Margaret Mead: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.”

The gallery below features 10 women (nine women and one girl, actually) that Balancing Act columnist Heidi Stevens met in 2017 who are inspiring beyond measure. Below that, read womens' responses to questions about what 2017 meant for women and what they predict 2018 will bring.

Read Alison Bowen and Heidi Stevens' full article at the Chicago Tribune here…