HaoPay Lee

People in Politics: What Makes a Powerful Leader?

“Women naturally function more as a collective. There is power in numbers. When it is transactional, people who want to succeed think that dividing and conquering is how you do it. That is actually a colonized way of leading.”

  • 10/30/2022

“You Rule. What Is Your First Action?”

Thank You for Electing Me: My Executive Orders I’ve issued an executive order making climate change the highest priority in our

  • 11/01/2018

Stepping Into the Shoes of Powerful Women

As I recently told a Wall Street Journal reporter, I truly believe 2018 is “the year of the woman.” There is

  • 04/01/2018

A Journey to Power … A Journey to Self

I was born a woman, albeit with the wrong chromosomes and a birth certificate that said “boy.” At three, I

  • 01/01/2018

Are You More Powerful Than You Think?

Women are innately powerful in many ways.

  • 01/01/2018

Reader Response: Power

This new monthly feature is a spin on the long-time “Your Thoughts” section, inviting readers to respond to a question

  • 01/01/2018

2011 Changemakers: ‘Women Making Change’

“If you don’t like something, work to change it.”

  • 12/02/2011
  • 12/02/2011

Like mother, like daughter

“I want to use my knowledge to make change within the African community.”

  • 03/02/2011

Political power

“For me, it’s about making people see and love the city as much as I do.”

  • 08/02/2010