The 100 Women to KNOW Across America Award, presented by JPMorgan Chase is a recognition that showcases the most influential, achieved, and honorable women in our society. Following a nomination and interview process, these women entrepreneurs, executives, creatives, and philanthropists have not only grown their dreams, but have created boundless opportunities for the next generation of female leaders. These women exemplify what it means to be high-achieving and ambitious on the next level and continue to pour into their communities as they do so.

Saya Doe-Sio has done it again! After leading her Foundation in building a primary & secondary school, providing free Christian education for 540+ children in Liberia, they’re now constructing a Senior High School and Health Clinic for underserved communities. Apart from impacting Africa through education, women’s empowerment and healthcare, Saya’s work has impacted 30,000+ people globally. Saya founded the Annie T Doe Memorial Foundation in honor of her late mother, Annie T Doe. She’s an international influencer, women’s advocate, wife, mom, career woman and business tycoon based in Charlotte, NC. Her goal is to empower today’s generation for a better tomorrow.

What advice would you give your younger self?

Only you can occupy the space that God has for you, so do not shrink to fit in.

What is your favorite quote?

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”

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