Meet the “Inspiring Women Behind Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge” from D23 Expo

By Savannah Salazar

During D23 Expo, all the Disney galaxies came together under one roof, including a panel featuring the women behind Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge—now open at Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World Resort.

With an introduction from voice actress and creator of Her Universe Ashley Eckstein, the six women from Disneyland Resort, Walt Disney Imagineering and Lucasfilm spoke about their important roles in bringing the immersive Star Wars land to life. Jump to hyperspace and check out the video below to see how these women brought the Star Wars galaxy closer than ever before.