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Sampson Davis

Named “One of The Premiere Role Models of the World” by Oprah Winfrey, Physician, Author, Inspiration

Vy Higginsen

Vy Higginsen is the Founder of the Mama Foundation for the Arts & Gospel for Teens

Briana Scurry

Widely recognized as one of the world’s best female soccer goalkeepers

Adrienne Dixson

Dr. Adrienne D. Dixson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Education Policy, Organization

Dr. Michelle Gourdine

Physician, author, speaker and expert in preventive health and wellness, with a special emphasis on African American health

Shelton Johnson

Yosemite National Park Service ranger and author of Gloryland

Dr. Alveda King

Dr. Alveda C. King is actively working toward her purpose in life, to glorify God.

Talib Kweli

On Reflection Eternal’s 2000 album Train of Thought, Talib Kweli challenged fans, and himself, to

Ice-T

American rapper, songwriter, actor, and producer

Holly Robinson Peete

Actress, author, talkshow host, activist and philanthropist, Holly Robinson Peete has been touched by the

Christopher Gardner

He conquered grave challenges to become a successful entrepreneur, his autobiography “The Pursuit of Happyness” was made into a major motion picture

Dr. Hilda Hutcherson

Dr. Hilda Hutcherson grew up in Tuskegee, Alabama. She received her undergraduate degree from Stanford

Rev. Dr. Iyanla Vanzant

Rev. Dr. Iyanla Vanzant‘s story reads like an epic adventure filled with near misses, struggle,

Ozzie Smith

World Series Champion and considered the best fielding shortstop of all time

Tamera Mowry

Actor, producer, host, author and entrepreneur Tamera Mowry-Housley is taking Hollywood by storm. Named to

Spike Lee

Spike Lee is a notable Writer, Director, Producer, Actor, and Author who revolutionized both the

Majora Carter

Majora Carter is an urban revitalization strategy consultant, real estate developer and Peabody Award winning

Yusef Komunyakaa

YUSEF KOMUNYAKAA’S seventeen books of poetry include Taboo, Dien Cai Dau, Neon Vernacular (for which

Jackie Joyner Kersee

Jackie Joyner-Kersee is considered one of the greatest athletes of all time. Sports Illustrated for

Brian Holloway

Stanford All-American, 5 x NFL All-Pro, 1st round draft pick to the New England Patriots,

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