Paksy Plackis-Cheng

Santa Barbara, CA, USA

Paksy, founder of impactmania, has covered and connected hundreds of people and projects. Her work has been cited at Harvard Business School, the US Consulate, and the United Nations. Paksy is the Senior Fellow Research and Media at Art Design & Architecture Museum, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) where she leads the AD&A Museum/impactmania internship program.

“By creating WOMEN OF IMPACT, a project designed to make global women leaders better known and more visible, Paksy and her team join the vast web of women and men determined to bring balance to the media and historical record. Most importantly, Woman of Impact encourages generations of women to join us and to continue the vital work of revealing the power and potential within every woman.”
—Pat Mitchell, first female President & CEO, PBS and Co-Director TED Women

Books by Paksy Plackis-Cheng