Meghan Markle- a name that has swept the nations with intrigue and hope. As the American actress who married Britain’s Prince Harry, the newly crowned Duchess of Sussex is just days into life as a royal and her presence is being felt all throughout the world.
Meghan has always been an ambitious human rights activist and self-proclaimed feminist. While her “day job” was an actor, her true passions have always remained in humanitarian efforts. Meghan is just days into being a royal family member and already, it appears that she’s mastered all nearly all there is to royalty.
PEOPLE reports that the new Duchess- who’s already debuted her royal-advisor-approved hairstyle (no more messy bun for this gal!), is ready to step into the official role of Duchess.
Lorraine Heggessey, CEO of the Royal Foundation, shared that Meghan soon is “focusing on issues concerning young women and teenage girls.” She went on to say that the Duchess is already “familiarizing herself with the landscape in this country.”
Meghan’s efforts to make a difference for females has been inherently apart of her since she was just 11-years-old. Now, with such a powerful platform, Meghan can continue to make differences in the lives of people on a global scale.
Meghan’s longtime friend and wedding-day makeup artist shared that while “There is a lot of work ahead of her, and it takes a really strong person to fill those shoes. This is now a huge platform for Meghan to really get into the activism that she wants to do. She’s really stoked about taking on the role and trying to make change happen.”
Leading up to her wedding day, lot’s of speculation surround Meghan’s potential swirled around the internet. With many wondering if an American was fit for the British Royal Family, Meghan has made it quite clear that she’s ready to take this job on with joyful tenacity and earnestness. Even her husband, Prince Harry, shared that he’s been incredibly impressed with his bride and how she’s handled everything “such grace.”
Meghan’s journey is just getting started and we can’t wait to see how she makes a difference in the world as the Duchess of Sussex! What are you most excited for with Meghan as the Duchess? Share your thoughts in the comments!