PanhellenicWomen in Entertainment

Sophia Bush, actress

Sabrina Bryan, singer & actress

Lucy Liu, actress

Jennifer Garner, actress

JoAnna Garcia, actress

Christy Carlson Romano, actress

Molly Sims, actress

Ashley Judd, actress

Cheryl Crow, singer

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, actress

Demetra George, opera singer

Kelli O'Hara, Broadway actress

Jeannine Romer Morrison, concert pianist

Baily Hanks, Broadway actress

Beth Bricklell, actress

Kate Capshaw, actress

Dixie Carter, actress

Kristin Chenoweth, actress

Shirley Christian, Pulitzer Prize winner

Rita Coolidge, singer

Amy Grant, singer

Cathy Guisewhite, cartoonist

Florence Henderson, actress

Ann-Margret, actress

Rue McClanahan, actress

Donnna Mills, actress

Kimberly Williams-Paisley, actress, writer, irector

Carrie Underwood, singer


Panhellenic Women in Science, Medicine & Aviation

Rita Colwell, Director, National Science Foundation

Dr. Gladys Henry Dick, co-discoverer, test for scarlet fever and the anti-toxin used in its treatment

Jan Davis, astronaut

Bonnie Dunbar, astronaut

Dr. Marion Fay, first woman president of a medical college

Anna Fisher, astronaut

Dian Fossey, pioneer zoologist

Dr. Jessie Gray, 1st Woman elected-the Royal Academy of Surgeons-Canada

Mary Kathryn Hammock, neurosurgeon 

Susan Helms, astronaut

Carolyn Huntoon, astronaut

Jerrie Mock, first woman to successfully fly solo around the world

Julia Morgan, architect

Dr. Valerie Neal, curator, Smithsonian Institution

Judith Resnik, astronaut

Donna Shirley, Mars projecct manager, NASA

Mary Ellen Weber, PhD. Astronaut

Laurel Clark, astronaut

Dr. Joann Boughman, geneticist,

Dr. Sophie DeAberle Brophy, specialist in Indian affairs

Edris Rice-Wray Carson, M.D. pubic health doctor

Julie Clark, veteran pilot and air show performer

Ann Bigby McFarren, lobbyist and public advocate for programs in reporductive health

Dr. Edith Williams, veterinarian

Edith Schwartz Clements, botanist

Eilene Slack Galloway, Lifetime Achievement Award recipiant from the Int'l Institute of Space Law & from Women in Aerospace

Wanda Bash Whitsitt, founder of LifeLine Pilots

Mary Ellen Weber, astronaut & chemical engineer

Judy Graham-Weaver, manager of public relations for AirTran Airways


Panhellenic Women in Business

Paula Garrison, founder, National Sleepwear

Donna Wolfe, president, Jockey Inc.

Tammy McClain Cohen, owner and founder of Infomart

Shelley Greene George, owner of Shelley George Bridal Footwear

Katherine Hoffman Haley, noted business woman and rancher

Karen C. Francis, former marketing vice president, CEO and chairman, currently consultant

Susan Kinder, president, Americnan Express, Travelers' Cheques

June Kummer, co-owner, Adam's Mark Hotels

Alice Sheets Marriott, co-founder, Marriott Corp.

Jennifer Biddulph Maxwell, co=creator, the Power Bar

Sara Blakely, Founder, Spanx

Betsy Holden, CEO, Kraft Foods

Pat Mitchell, president, PBS

Elisa Lee Morgan, presiddent/CEO, MOPS International, Inc.

Anita Morris Pearlman, founder, B'nai Brith Girls

Ann Potter Person, founder, Stretch and Sew

Patricia Pulliam Upton, president/Chirman, AROMATIQUE

Donna Wolf Steigerwaldt, former president of Jockey International

Gloria Cohen, international president Women's League Conservative Judaism

Barbara Ann Weinstein, CEO Family Central

Phyllis Snyder, president Natiional Council of Jewish Women

Lisa Rawlins, senior v.p. of studio and production affairs at Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc.

Linda Funk, Executive director of The Soyfoods Council

Jandy Thompson Hegy, vice president of John Bowles Company

Norma Tittle Rist, president of Norma J. Rist, CEO Consulting, Inc.

Janet Murguia, president/CEO of National Council of La Raza

Joanne Ulnick, CEO of Ducker Worldwide

Ann Moore, chairman and CEO of Time, Inc.

Deborah Lippmann, celebirty manicurist and nail expert with her own line called the Lippmann Collection."

Julee Rosso, founded Silver Palate gourmet food shop and author


Panhellenic Women in Philanthropy

Cindy Hensley McCain, philanthropist

Pat Mitchell, president, PBS

Mimi Halper Silbert, founder Delancey Street Foundation

Betty Stanley Beene, president/CEO, United Way of America

Margaret Moffat Toy, founder, Meals-on-Whelels

Tara Lawrence, founder, "Hats Off for Cancer"

Nancy Goodman Brinker, founder, Susan G. Komen Foundation

Lee Ducat, founder, Juvenile Diabetes Foundation

Elizabeth Meyer Glazer, founder, Pediatric AIDS Foundation

Dr. Ruth Hartgraves, president, American Women's Association

Susan Lacek, founder, Faith's Lodge

Susan Bernstein Zeegan, founder. Pediatric AIDS Foundation

Melvynne Sommers, founder, Save Our Seniors

Henrietta Szold, founder, Hadassah

Carol Bellamy, executive director, UNICEF

Donna Stone Pesch, founder/president, Prevent Child Abuse America

Mimi Halper Silbert, founder, Delancey Street Foundation

Rhoda Morrow Tomasco, founder, Sunshine Kids Foundation

Lynne Vincent Cheney, served as Chair of the National Endowment for the Humanities and author


Panhellenic Women in Fashion and Design

Kate Spade, designer

Betsey Johnson, designer

Patricia Miller, co-owner/president, Vera Bradley Designs

Edith Head, academy award winning costume designer

Julia "Judy" Morton Cole, fabric and fashion designer

Mary Lou Imparato, fashion journalist/editor, author

Sheree Clark, founder and co-owner of Sayles Graphic Design

Ruth Whitney, former Editor in Chief, Glamour Magazine

Bridget Ryan Berman, Retail Group President, Polo Ralph Lauren

Katherine Baumann, designer of jewelry and wearable art and owner of Katherine Baumann Beverly Hills


Panhellenic Women in Law, Government and Military Service

Barbara Bush, First Lady

Lynne Cheney, Wife of VP Dick Cheney

Dr. Condoleezza Rice, former Secretary of State

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Justice, US Supreme Court

Gracia Backer, Missour State House of Representatives

Barbara Levy Boxer, US Senator

Margaret A. Brewer, Brigadier General, Marine Corps

Jocelyn Burdick, US Senator

Laura Welch Bush, First Lady

Shelley Moore Capito, US House of Representatives

Jean Carnahan, US Senator

Grace Goodhue Coolidge, First Lady

Evett Simmons, attorney

Elizabeth Dole, US Senator

Marianne Blackburn Drew, Rear Admiral, Navy

Terry Walter Gabreski, Bridadier General, Air Force

Shirley Mount Hufstedler, Former Secreatry of Education

Karen Hughes, Presidential Spokesperson

Kay Bailey Hutchison, US Senator

Nancy Landon Kassebaum, US Senator

Yvonne Kauger, Chief Justice, Oklahoma Supreme Court

Claudia Kennedy, General, Army

Mary Landrieu, US Senator

Blanche Lambert Lincoln, US Senator

Bessie Margolin, US Labor Department Appeals Attorney

Elizabeth Warren, US Senator


Panhellenic Women: Influential in History

Carrie Chapman Catt, suffragist & founder of the National League of Women Voters

Mary Gladwin, Red Cross nurse who served in 3 wars (1898-1919), decorated by the US, Russian, Japanese & Serbian governments

Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, 1st woman Governor of Louisiana

Eva Bertrand Adams, Director of the first US Mint

Martha Layne Collins, Governor of Kentucky

Dr. Linda Hawes Cleaver, first woman governor

Carol Laise Bunker, US Ambassador to Nepal (1966-1973), first woman Director General, Foreign Service

Virginia Dill McCarty, former US Attorney General,

Geraldine "Jerrie" Frednitz Mock, First women to successfully fly solo around the world

Betty Mongtomery, Attorney General of Ohio

Annette Greenfield Strauss, Mayor, Dallas

Anna Marion MacLean, first to receive Ph.M. from the University of Chicago (1897), a founding member of Asssociation of Collegiate Alumnae

Julia Warner Snow, botany instructor and first to teach bacteriology at Smith College in 1902

Mary Jane Ridpath, administrator in Indiana schools (1875)

Susan M. Kinsbury, sociaologist and first director of Bryn Mawr's Graduate School of Social work

Clelia Duel Mosher, pioneer researcher in the subject of married women and sexuality

Mary Ritter Beard, womens right activist and first historian to write about the roles of women play in society

Mary Roberts Coolige, first woman to gain a full-time academic position in sociology

Katherine Towle, first woman appointed Director of Women Marines


Panhellenic Women in Education and Athletics

Kerri Strug, 2 time Olympic medalist and 3 time world champion medalist gymnast

Marinell Ash, BBC Educational Producer

Jahnae Harper Barnett, first womanPpresident of William Woods University

Barbara Aronstein Black, former dean, Columbia Law School

Jean M. Buckley, president/CEO Future Business Leaders of America

Gayle Barron, American RoadRacing Pioneer and author

Danielle Donehew, vice presient of WNBA team

Dr. Joy Garrison Cauffman, professor Emerita, University of Southern California

Ruth Colvin, founder and president Literacy Volunteers of America

Ada Louise Comstock, presient, Radcliffe College

Peggy Gordon Elliott, president, South Dakota State University

Dr. Deborah Floyd, president Emerita, Prestonsbury Community College, Kentuchy

Patricia Albjerg Graham, dean of Graduate Education, Harvard University

Dr. Marsha Guenzier-Stevens, director of activities & associate Director of the Stamp Student Union

Anna Rose Hawes, dean, Mills College, AAUW National President

Betty Jacka, president, National Merit Scholarship Corporation

Maria Leionard, founder, National Scholastic Honorary Society

Frances Lucas-Taucher, president, Millsaps College

Kathryn Sisson Philips, organized the National Association of Deans of Women, and was its 1st president

Dr. Shirley Raines, president, The University of Memphis

Patsy Bostick Reed, chancellor, University of North Carolina at Asheville

Clyda Stokes Rent, president, Mississippi University for Women

Kayla Mays Stroup, Missouri State Commissioner of Higher Education

Nancy L. Zimpher, president, Univesity of Cincinnati

Josefina Castillo Baltodano, president of Marian College

Isador Gilbert Mudgem, author of library reference services

Mary Ross Potter, former dean of women at Northwestern University

Iva Lowther Peters, sociologist

Nancy Newman Eustis, special Asst. for Disability and Aging Policy to the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation

Ibis Del Mar Nieves, competitor and cast member of MTV's Road Rules Challengers

Lily Bess Campbell, Renaissance litrature scholar and revered UCLA English professor (1922-1950)