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.
Birmingham, Willie Jean
South Central Region
Nu Omega Chapter
First African American female elected to represent District 1 of the Marshall, Texas City Commission (1999), maintaining her position for fourteen years.