Today we celebrate ?Felicia Atkins! YWCA Yakima is on a mission to empower women. #52women52weeks was created to celebrate and highlight the amazing women & #SHEros in the #yakimavalley. We are proud to share more about Felicia Atkins.
What is one word that describes you perfectly?
What advice would you give to the next generation of female leaders?
When times get tough never give up. Keep pushing through. Life is full of obstacles, however, we learn to overcome them and prevail.
What makes you happy?
My beautiful family. Family values are very important to me. Being a mother of three & married for twenty years will always fill my heart with joy & happiness.
How do you measure success?
Setting goals & accomplishing them. Take time to learn new things to help improve your skills. Give it your all to ensure you are satisfied with your work. Be kind to others.
What historical event inspires you the most?
When Barack Obama became President of the United States. It proved to all young boys & girls they can become president no matter what the color of their skin is.
What is your favorite quote and why?
“Stay true to yourself.” If you don’t believe in yourself no one else will. Your power & strength come from within. When you do your best you will perform well.