Vernice "FlyGirl" Armour
March 22, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
VERNICE "FlyGirl" ARMOUR went from beat cop to combat pilot in three years. While serving two overseas military tours, she became America's first African-American female combat pilot. She was also the first African-American woman on the Nashville Police Department motorcycle squad. After her military service, Armour created a plan to assist people with making breakthroughs in their own lives. She now travels extensively sharing her message, and providing organizations and individuals with an understanding of the passion and leadership required to excel.
April 28, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
KEITH JENKINS is the general manager of digital and social media for the National Geographic Society, where he oversees the organization's digital experience, products and staff. Before joining National Geographic, he was the supervising senior producer for multimedia at NPR.org, a photographer and editor at The Washington Post, and the first photography director at washingtonpost.com and AOL. Jenkins, a distinguished speaker on photography and multimedia, has won numerous prizes, including an Emmy Award and honors from the Society of Publication Designers, the Edward R. Murrow Awards and the Peabody Awards.
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