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Black Wall Street: The Past, Present and Future of Black Excellence, Paving the Way for Black Women in Engineering and at NASA
May 12 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Join us as we welcome Dr. Aprille Ericsson, new business lead at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center’s (GSFC) Instrument Systems and Technology Division. With more than 28 years of experience at NASA and GSFC, Ericsson has served in multiple roles, including instrument project manager and leading spaceflight mission teams. Throughout her career, Ericsson has been a champion for minority advancement in engineering. She is the first Black woman to have received a PhD in mechanical engineering (aerospace option) from Howard University and the first Black woman to earn a PhD in engineering at NASA GSFC.