Men

Dr. Manu Platt

Dr. Manu Platt is a world-renowned researcher who focuses on cardiovascular disease, sickle cell disease, HIV, and tissue remodeling.

Dr. Albert Manley

Dr. Albert Manley was the 5th President of Spelman College and the first Black and first male president.

Leland Melvin

Mr. Leland Melvin is a NASA astronaut and researcher who has the distinct honor of being the only NFL draftee to have flown in space.

George Washington Carver

Mr. George Washington Carver was born into slavery, and became known as one of the world’s most prominent agricultural scientists and inventors.

Dr. Karl Reid

Dr. Karl Reid is the Executive Director of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE).

Dr. Marc Hannah

Dr. Marc Hannah’s work in computer graphics resulted in the development of 3D special effects that were used across various industries, including the entertainment industry.