Mr. William Hunter Dammond

Mr. William Hunter Dammond was the first Black graduate from the Western University of Pennsylvania (now University of Pittsburgh).

Dr. Thomas Mensah

Dr. Thomas Mensah is a chemical engineer and inventor who is also one of the four original inventors of fiber optic technology.

Mx. Judy Reed

Mx. Judy Reed is the first Black woman to be recorded as owning a patent.

Dr. Arlyne Simon

Dr. Arlyne Simon is an engineer, inventor, entrepreneur, and author.