The sixth annual YWCA event, #WhatWomenBring, was held on Wednesday, October 4 at Trident Technical College. This year, the YWCA honored 12 women who are changing the face of business, culture, and community across South Carolina.
CEO and Artistic Director, The ZD Experience
Founder and Visionary, ObviousLee
COMMUNITY: ELIMINATING RACISM
Akua Katelyn Page
Independent Gullah Geechee Language Activist and Educator
COMMUNITY: EMPOWERING WOMEN
Founder and Executive Director, I Am Voices, Inc.
Tasha V. Joyner
Project Prevent Program Officer, Charleston County School District
Loretta Thrower Bookard
Vice President of Youth Service, Alston Wilkes Society
Wellness Director, Circulos de Bienestar, LLC
HOSPITALITY & TOURISM
Laurie Alderson Smith
Chief of Staff, Explore Charleston
Vice President and Associate General Counsel, Sonepar USA
Director, Universal Latin News Charleston
CEO and Founder, Girl Go Hustle and CēSuite Digital Agency
The first three photos were taken by A.Shaday Photography. The remainder are by LowcountryBizSC.