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.
Richey, Mercedes Betancourt
Far Western Region
Epsilon Xi Omega Chapter
First African American woman high school teacher in the San Diego, California School District (1970). First African American female Director of the Secondary Schools Division (1983).