IGNITE’s Founder Named Top Leader for Gender Equity by Women’s eNews

IGNITE Worldwide’s Founder, Cathi Rodgveller, was honored by Women’s eNews as one of the top leaders committed to improving the lives of women and girls in the U.S. and internationally. She was also featured as one of their “Seven Who Stretch the Possible” (PDF) leaders, among other trail blazers for gender equity such as Lilly Ledbetter.

Rodgveller received this award for her contributions through the IGNITE Worldwide in reaching thousands of girls, introducing them to STEM career opportunities. The award was received by Rodgveller at the Women’s eNews annual Benefit event honoring the 21 Leaders for the 21st Century in 2009.