“Raye you’ll have three strikes against you, you’re female, you’re black and you’ll have a southern segregated school education but you can be or do anything you want, provided you’re educated.”
You ready to get inspired?
Janelle Monae is using her Hidden Figures star power to spotlight another unsung hero, Raye Montague. Raye is not only the first female Program Manager of ships in the history of the Navy, she will be quick to clarify, that she is the first PERSON to design a ship using a computer.
If you get overwhelmed, I get it. I did too. Just say I was chopping onions.