President, Dallas County Buffalo Soldiers
After the Civil War ended in 1865, Congress put together troops called the Buffalo Soldiers to make the country safe again. As President of the Dallas County Buffalo Soldiers in Texas, Paul Allen and other members are proudly keeping that legacy alive.
Community Liaison Officer, City of Balch Springs, Texas
Sam Allen is a Community Liaison Officer at the City of Balch Springs, Texas. He served nearly 40 years as a police officer and administrator before retiring in 2008 and joining the police department of Balch Springs (located near Dallas).
Founder and President, Yangu Beauty
Sipho Gumbo, the creator of Yangu Beauty, sought out a leading expert in skincare chemistry to help transform her authentic recipes into a skincare line for today's modern woman. At last, a skincare collection addressing the needs of women of color.
Recording Artist and Social Activist
Memphis, Tennessee native Marco Pavé is a gifted storyteller and musician, whose love for black folks, Memphis, and the South drives his genius. Essentially, he is Project Pat meets KRS-One, spitting an urban country consciousness with confidence.
Ms. Venezuela International 1999 (Miss Globe International)
Luisa Díaz is a Venezuelan beauty pageant titleholder. She was the Ms. Venezuela International titleholder for 1999, and was the official representative of Venezuela to the Miss Globe International pageant. She represented the Sucre state.
Ed Tyll is an American comedian and radio personality. He has appeared as a commentator on network TV and hosted a syndicated radio show heard in Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Detroit, Atlanta, Long Island, New Orleans, Seattle, and Portland.