Brown credits another history maker for helping her on her career path.
“I met Bill Norwood, the first black pilot at United Airlines, while in Tuskegee, Alabama, at Operation Skyhook and he introduced me to OBAP, the Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals,” Brown said. “That introduction provided me with the guidance I needed, and also helped me with scholarships for flight training.”
“I felt like the world had no limits,” Brown said.
Read more about Brown's experience at the FedEx Blog.