Mary Winston Jackson

Mary Winston Jackson was a mathematician and aerospace engineer, and the first African American Female engineer to work at NASA. Born in Hampton, Virginia, she always had a gift for arithmetic.

Emmett Chappelle

Mr.Emmett Chappelle, widely known as the “Father of Bioluminescence” was an African-American scientist who made grand leaps in the field of research.

Dr. Katherine Goble Johnson

Dr. Katherine Goble Johnson was born in White Sulfur Springs, West Virginia, where she received segregated education.