Women of Impact


Who is a Woman of Impact?

A Woman of Impact is one who lives principles of social justice. Through her work, activities, and relationships she supports others in finding voice, developing skills for transformation and understanding who they are called to be. Her community is not merely a place in which she exists; it is a place she actively improves.

2020 Women of Impact Recipients

Faculty - Jillian Tullis, PhD

Administrator - Elisa Lurkis

Staff - Gabriella Rangrej

Graduate/Law Student - Maddie Orcutt

Undergraduate Student - Courtney Cureton

Check out the list of Past Recipients!

Members of the USD community are invited each year to nominate women across campus who are creating positive change. We invite you to celebrate our nominees by reading the beautiful words of their nominators.