The Rev Dr. Carter Heyward showed me how to trust myself even when—especially when—I didn't have all the answers.
Gini taught me to see myself in a way I hadn't ever seen before
Charlotte taught me the meaning of faith and how to never let go of people who matter.
In the 1990s, more women moved into positions of power, and, although the relationship of that to me is not easy to define, my life changed in countless…