Ilhan Omar  is a Somali-American politician from Minnesota. In 2016, she was elected a Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, making her the first Somali-American Muslim legislator elected to office in the United States. She is the Director of Policy and Initiatives of the Women Organizing Women Network.

We are proud of her achievement and we name her Most Influential 100 Class of 2018 Politics and Governance Category.