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Barbara Howard of Women on 20s

What is the value of having women  on our currency?The controversy and resolution over who will grace the $20 bill seems to have come to rest with Harriet Tubman slated to be on the front of the $20 bill and to add women and civil rights leaders to the back of the $5 and $10 notes.  I invited Barbara Howard, the founder of Women on 20s who pushed for this change, to tell us why it matters.

Lauren Schiller is the host and creator ofInflection Point, a podcast and nationally syndicated public radio show about how women rise up. Launched in 2015, and produced in partnership with KALW and PRX, Inflection Point was one of the first radio shows and podcasts in the country to exclusively feature conversations with women about how they build power and lead change. In 2008, Lauren co-created and co-hosted “The Lady Brain Show”, one of the first ever female-led podcasts. Lauren is an award-winning producer, was the Executive Producer of Audio for Salon Media, where she is a regular contributor, and has been a guest host for “The Conversation” on BBC World Service. Lauren is also a speaker and moderator at live events including INFORUM, The Commonwealth Club, Bay Area Book Festival, JCCSF, and Cal Performances