March is Women's History month. To celebrate, here are the 2018 inductees for the Colorado Women's Hall of Fame.

Women's History month is all about recognizing the great contributions women have made to our nation. We're celebrating Women's History month by giving Colorado women the recognition they deserve. These are the 2018 inductees for the Colorado Women's Hall of Fame.

The Colorado Women's Hall of Fame was founded in 1985 and inducts exemplary Colorado women every two years. 152 extraordinary women have been inducted so far. These are the 2018 inductees for the Colorado Women's Hall of Fame.

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    Susan Helms

    Military Astronaut
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    Dorothy Horrell

    Chancellor of the University of Colorado Denver

    Dorothy Horrell has been the Chancellor of the University of Colorado Denver since 2016. She was raised in  Colorado and is used to being the first woman to ever do it. Dorothy has about 30 years of experience in education.

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    Mae Boettcher

    Pilot/Community Activist/ Philanthropist

    Mae Boettcher was one of Colorado's first female pilots. Mae is respected for her dedication to 'higher education, championing children's and women's healthcare, and her selfless philanthropy' according to the Colorado Women's Hall of Fame website.

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    Leslie Foster

    Non Profit Leader/Activist

    Leslie Foster is another 2018 inductee of the Colorado Women's Hall of Fame. Leslie is the President of The Gathering Place, which is a nonprofit in Denver. According to their website, she is devoted to 'transforming the lives of women, children and people who are transgender.'

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    Amache Prowers

    Community Builder/Land/Cattle Owner
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    Gerie Grimes

    Activist/Non Profit Leader
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    Ellis Meredith

    Journalist/Women's Suffrage

    Another 2018 inductee of the Colorado Women's Hall of Fame is Ellis Meredith. She's also known as the "Susan B. Anthony of Colorado." Ellis was a leader in the women's suffrage movement in Colorado, according to their website.

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    Fay Matsukage

    Law/Activist

    Fay Matsukage is an attorney who has made contributions to the legal filed and to the Asian Pacific Community, according to their website. Fay is another 2018 inductee for the Colorado Women's Hall of Fame.

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    Doreen Pollack

    Speech Pathologist/Audiologist/Educator of the Deaf
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    Gail Schoettler

    Banking/Government/Activist