Anna Maria Chavez wanted one thing, and that was tochange the world in a way. According to Makers.com, Anna Maria wanted to changethe world because ever since she was little, her mother and grandmother wantedher to learn about leadership, community service and being and activists. Whenshe was a little girl she joined a girls scout, ever since that day she kepttelling herself. “how will I change the world?” years later she attended, Yaleuniversity and became a lawyer. According to Makers.com in 2011 she was namedCEO of the girl’s scout. According to one of her interviews, Anna Maria saidthat the world becomes more and more competitive throughout the year that shewants to teach this generation of girls to grow up to be at the leardershiptables solving social problems and finding cures for diseases.
Although it washard for Anna Maria to accomplish all of this, so many people respected herbecause of how much effort she put into the girls scouts and everything elseshe did. Anna Maria had a rough time trying to pursue her dreams.According to Philanthrophy.
com, Anna Maria Chavez faced a lot of challenges.Some of those challenges may include, membership numbers plunged 20% from2003-2012. The organization had a lot of financial problems, most critically,and rising pensions obligations. Also, According to Philanthrophy.com September2013, Ms. Chavez soon faced a lot of criticism due to her management style,because she had fired the national staff pf 330 by 25 percent. Which included40 determinations and 45 buyouts.
According to Makers, in 2016, formeremployees tried to take Ms. Chavez leadership because she created a massdeparture of senior staff while failing to deliver positive financial results. According to National council of aging, Anna Mariaaccepted the Chairman’s award from theUnited Stated Hispanic Commerce and was given the women of excellence awardfrom the association of Latino’s professionals in finance and accounting. AnnaMaria graduated with a Bachelor’s degree from Yale University, after shegraduated with her Bachelor’s she pursued a Juris Doctorate from James E.roger’s college of law university.
According to her own website in 2016, shewas named as one of the world’s 50 greatest leader by fortune magazine. AnnaMaria has received a numerous amount of recognitions by many people for herwork. which include, Fortunes world’s greatest leaders of 2016. According toMakers.com She was number 22 on Fast company’s 2016 annual list of the mostcreative people in business and most importantly was initiated into the U.
S.news and worlds reports STEM (science, technology, engineering and math.) leadership hall of fame.