These are the 8 most influential women in New Jersey

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When you think of New Jersey, who are the first powerful people to come to mind? Well, NJ.com has come up with a list of the “25 most influential people in New Jersey,” using a combination of social, political and cultural relevance along with the subjective “X factor” to create these rankings.┬áLet’s look at the 8 wonderful women on the list:

Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, CEO, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Carli Lloyd, Soccer Player

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Bobbi Brown, Founder, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics

Whoopi Goldberg, Actress

Denise Morrison, CEO, Campbell Soup Company

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Joyce Carol Oates, Author

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Wendy Williams, Talk show host

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Ibtihaj Muhammad, Fencer

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For the full list, go to NJ.com.