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Spelman College 2018 WEL Graduates

Women of Excellence in Leadership at Spelman College [WELS] Graduates

Leadership and Civic Engagement (LEADS) at Spelman College presents the Women of Excellence in Leadership (WELS) at Spelman College, a program designed to train students for leadership roles in the global community. This program — developed in keeping with the College’s objective to cultivate change agents for a civil and just society — features leadership experts, including Spelman faculty, non-profit executives, corporate representatives, and entrepreneurs.

2022 Graduates

Naomi Yitref, C’2021

Naomi Yitref, a sociology and anthropology major, will become an instrumental international policy maker who transforms the field of global human development. She will embrace her destiny to become the first woman Prime Minister of Ethiopia, following in the footsteps of both her grandfather and great grandfather. She will embody her ancestors' wildest dreams.

Naomi Yitref, C’2021

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