Barbara Roberts Mason made history becoming the first African American in Michigan elected to statewide office, serving 24 years on…
Willard Walker is a champion for advancing opportunities for African Americans. He dedicates his life to creating solutions to issues injustice.
Behind every great man, is an even greater woman.
In 1990, at the young age of 20, Carole Gist became the first African American female to be crowned Miss USA. In that same year, she became…
Larry Leatherwood is a longtime resident of Lansing. He's a 30-year retiree of the State of Michigan, having served in many senior level capacities.
Felicia Turrentine Wasson is a well-round public government relations professional, with over 23 years of public and private sector experience.
Ashley Jones is an inspiring published model, actress and pageant title holder. She has held several titles over the past few years - Miss…
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