This week, the Washington-DC based performing arts center named Q-Tip, rapper, producer and founding member of pioneering rap group A Tribe Called Quest, artistic director of Hip-Hop Culture at the Kennedy Center.
Rhonda R. Mims, Managing Director, Corporate Social Responsibility
at Paul Hastings, LLP, was named Chair of The Executive Leadership
Council. She succeeds Carla Harris, vice chair at Morgan Stanley, who served as ELC Board Chair 2014 and 2015.
Kristen Fears, an engineer at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, planned on being an engineer since the age of 9. Now, the Detroit native was
recently honored by U.S. Black Engineer & Information Technology
magazine. Here, we caught up with Fears to talk about her engineering role at the company and young African American women's entrance into the STEM field.