Renee PowellWomen’s Impact Supporting Member, Renee Powell was one of the first seven women to be awarded an honorary membership to the Royal and Ancient Golf Club, St. Andrews and first woman to ever play on that time-honored course. Powell, who played on the L.P.G.A. Tour from 1967 to 1980, experienced racism and received death threats. Now she’s one of the first female members of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club in Scotland.

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