Chesterfield’s Joan Girone Shattered the Glass Ceiling for 1970s Young Women
Posted By Lynn R. Mitchell Date Thursday, 18 April 2019, at 10:57 p.m.
It was 1976 and the board of supervisors in Chesterfield County, Virginia, was a male refuge. Joan Girone changed that. Shattering the glass ceiling by becoming the first woman elected to the board, she became a role model and trailblazer at the age of 48 for many women who grew up in Chesterfield and were […]