QUOTE: Women in the New York City Council Report

L. Joy joined members of the New York City Council for the release of the report, “Not Making It Here: Women Underrepresented in New York City Politics".

It is not because there is a dearth of women as leaders in their communities and across the country,” Williams said. “In fact, more often than not, the leader you first saw was a woman — be it your mother, be it your church lady, be it your Girl Scout troop leader, wherever women are, we lead.
L Joy Williams