Virginia Changemakers
Search using this query type:

Search only these record types:

Advanced Search (Items only)

Browse Items (349 total)

Meredith, Sophie_VWIH2020.jpg
Sophie G. Meredith was an advocate for equal suffrage and women's rights.

Lewis, Elizabeth D L_VWIH2020.jpg
Elizabeth Lewis founded the Equal Suffrage League of Lynchburg.

King, Fannie_VWIH2020.jpg
Civic leader Fannie B. King encouraged educational and public health reforms in addition to advocating woman suffrage.

Inspired by examples of public service in her family, Kaci Easley was the first African American to serve as director of Virginia's Executive Mansion.
Charles City County

As a community activist for more than 30 years, Penny Franklin has been an advocate for the fair and respectful treatment of all people.
Montgomery County

Research scientist, mentor, and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) champion Joycelyn Harrison is an award-winning chemical engineer and prolific inventor.

Super Bowl champion Torrey Smith has used his academic and athletic success to establish community programs that inspire and assist youth in achieving their educational goals.
Westmoreland County

An attorney, educator, and musician, the Honorable Marcus Williams served more than 20 years as a circuit court judge in Fairfax County.
Fairfax County
Output Formats

atom, dcmes-xml, json, omeka-xml, rss2