In addition to an amazing career in politics and education, Lynn Yeakel is the founder and president of Vision 2020, an organization with the mission of achieving women’s economic, political and social equality. The group’s focus on the year 2020, the 100th anniversary of women’s voting rights, aims to achieve “50-50 shared leadership among women and men in business and government.”

Après CEO Jennifer Gefsky interviewed Lynn for The After Show podcast series. In their conversation, Lynn offers her wisdom on how women can succeed both at home and in their careers and how it’s not only possible but essential that the U.S. obtains gender equality.

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