A fascinating introduction to Alpha Kappa Alpha’s pioneering members - women who have been active, visionary barrier breakers, seizing every opportunity to make a difference throughout the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. This exhibit ensures that their empowering stories continue to inspire and are not left out of recorded history.
South Eastern Region
First African American woman to be named United States Secretary of Energy (1993-1997). This pioneer became President of Fisk University (2004 - 2012).