Mr. Frederick M. Jones

Mr. Frederick M. Jones was an inventor and World War II veteran who developed refrigeration units used to transport blood, medicine, and food during the war.

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Dr. Frank Greene

Dr. Frank Greene was one of the first Black founding pioneers of Silicon Valley.
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Mrs. Hadiyah Mujhid

Mrs. Hadiyah Mujhid is the founder of, a nonprofit organization trains students from HBCUs and Hispanic-Serving Institutions on venture capital and technology entrepreneurship.

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Mr. Lonnie Johnson

Mr. Lonnie Johnson is an inventor and engineer, who is most famously known for inventing the Super Soaker.

Dr. Sadye Curry

Dr. Sadye Curry is the first Black woman in the United States to become a gastroenterologist and the first Black person to train in the Duke gastroenterology fellowship program.