FedScoop’s Social Studies keeps tabs on the latest lifestyle news and events around the Beltway.
Janet Yellen, the first-ever woman to chair the Federal Reserve — and manage it’s $4-trillion balance sheet — makes her debut on this prestigious roster at number two.
Returning to the list this year at number six is Hillary Clinton — future grandmother and former first lady, senator, secretary of state and presidential nominee. Also back is self-proclaimed Mom-in-Chief Michelle Obama . Ranking in at number eight, the first lady leans in one spot ahead of Silicon Valley’s Sheryl Sandberg.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel holds the number one spot for the second year in a row.