Andrea Lewis, in 2019, is the first black woman pilot with the Georgia Air National Guard.
Venice Armour became the first black woman to become a female combat pilot, 2002.
Summer Lee is the first black woman elected to the state Legislature from southwestern Pennsylvania in 2019.
Hope Wiseman, at the age of 26, is the youngest black cannabis dispensary owner in the country in 2018.
Simone Eccleston was named the Kennedy Center's first director of hip-hop culture in 2017.