a hidden figure from within our community
This is the story of Shelby Jacobs, a hidden figure from within our community. His powerful message centers around perseverance, equity, and determination. Shelby is responsible for adapting the technology (camera ejection system) used in the NASA Apollo program during the 60’s. He also is credited for the first documenting photograph that confirmed that the Earth is indeed round. His story is now being shared so that the world knows about his incredible contributions to the space race.