She ran on a platform of servant leadership and achieved the impossible!
Halla Tómasdóttir entered the presidential race in Iceland as an outsider with 1 percent in the polls. Yet, on the election day she surprised everyone! “The foremost challenges I had to face and overcome on this journey had to do with media, muscle and money. […but] I felt that I had to do my bit, even if I had no political experience, to step up and try to be part of creating the world that will make sense and be sustainable for our kids, and a world where we truly allow both our boys and girls to be all they can be.”