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Spelman College 2018 WEL Graduates

Women of Excellence Leadership [WEL] Graduates

Spelman College presents the Women of Excellence Leadership (WEL) Series graduates who have successfully completed the certificate program designed to train students for leadership roles in the global community. This powerful series — developed in keeping with the College’s objective to cultivate change agents for a civil and just society — features leadership experts, entrepreneurs, noted faculty, community leaders, and prominent corporate partners as leadership development agents for WEL participants. (Select an image below to learn more about each WEL Scholar).

2020 Graduates

Sierra Yao, C’2020

Sierra Yao, a political science major, will become an essential political and cultural liaison, serving as an American Consul General in Japan. Her work will be impactful and bridge to seemingly polar communities in a way that fosters both cultural understanding and mutual respect.

Sierra Yao, C’2020

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