Kendall Norris is CEO for the Global Leadership Forum. The GLF’s mission is to inspire young people in science, technology, engineering, the arts and math (STEAM), as well as help older individuals get the experience in these fields to advance.
President Donald J. Trump honored West Virginia native Katherine Johnson, of “Hidden Figures” fame, by renaming a NASA facility in Fairmont, following efforts by West Virginia leaders to have Johnson’s contributions celebrated.
Alicia Boler Davis, 2018 Black Engineer of the Year, is the executive vice president for General Motors Global Manufacturing. She is the thirty-second person in history to be named Black Engineer of the Year.
In the 2017 Internship issue, US Black Engineer magazine launches “Leading Voices,” a new editorial featuring contributions from notable IT execs and award-winning computer scientists and engineering professors.