Dr. Karl Reid is the Executive Director of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE).
Ms. Alice Ball developed the first successful treatment for leprosy.
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.
Dr. Ruth Ella Moore was the first Black woman to earn a Ph.D. in a natural science in the U.S.
Dr. Edward Bouchet was the first Black person to earn a Ph.D. and one of the first Black graduates of Yale University.