OSG Woman Crush Wednesday – Dr Wendy Okolo
Dr. Wendy Okolo is an aerospace research engineer in the Intelligent Systems Division at NASA Ames Research Center. The Nigerian is the first Black woman to obtain a Ph.D. in aerospace engineering from UTA in 2015 at age 26, Dr. Okolo has won various awards including;
BEYA Global Competitiveness Conference Award (2019)The Most Promising Engineer in the United States government.
Women in Aerospace Award (2019) – Initiative, Inspiration, & Impact.
NASA Ames Early Career Researcher Award (2019).
University of Texas at Arlington Distinguished Recent Graduate Award (2019) amongst others.