Women’s Representation on our Currency with Rosie Rios

Rosie Rios noticed while on a lunch break the lack of women representation in statues in DC, which led her down a rabbit hole of currency changes that would soon take effect. Now, Harriet Tubman and other women of influence from our history will grace the United States currency.


All because she was inspired by the invisible. Rosie Rios, the 43rd Treasurer of the United States, comes to us today to remind us that with a little inspiration and a lot of commitment to the cause, you can make an impact on the world. This week’s episode 18 of How Women Inspire Podcast is about how Rosie Rios changed the United States currency to include women, and why it’s so important!





In this episode of How Women Inspire Podcast, Julie Castro Abrams and Rosie Rios are sharing the importance of women’s history being shared publicly and actionable steps you can take right now to make changes in your local areas and industries to allow for more women's representation.



Some of the talking points Julie and Rosie go over in this episode include:

  • How, and why, Rosie came to the conclusion that the currency of the United States needed an adjustment, and the process it takes to change currency while remaining integrity in our currency.

  • When Rosie knew the turning point in her career was coming, and the hints she got along the way that helped remind her she was on the right path for her.

  • How to, and why you want to, analyze for risk when proposing projects and future events and changes.

  • The future of currency; where Rosie thinks it’s going, based on where it is today, and how we as women leaders and founders can make even more amazing initiatives happen.


This episode will surely encourage you to be inspired by the invisible throughout history. Be sure to tune in to all the episodes to receive tons of practical tips and to hear even more about the points outlined above.





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