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.
Bell, Mary L.
Great Lakes Region
First African American female to own and operate a radio station in Detroit, Michigan. This pioneer became President and Chairperson of Bell Broadcasting Corporation after the death of her husband, Haley Bell (1973 - 1997)