Reshma Saujani is a leading activist and the founder of Girls Who Code and the Marshall Plan for Moms.
She has spent more than a decade advocating for women’s and girls’ economic empowerment, working to close the gender gap in the tech sector, and, most recently, championing policies to support mothers impacted by the pandemic.
Saujani is also the author of the international bestseller Brave, Not Perfect, and her influential TED talk, “Teach Girls Bravery, Not Perfection,” has more than five million views.
She began her career as an attorney and Democratic organizer, and she now lives in New York City with her husband, Nihal; their sons, Shaan and Sai; and their bulldog, Stanley.
Recently Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, the Duchess and Duke of Sussex, unveiled a series of donations in a holiday card released in December 2021, included in that list was the Marshall Plan for Moms.