By Penny Dickerson
Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson has been an indomitable force for Florida’s 24th congressional district for four terms and each subsists as an example of her high-spirited will to improve lives and legislate change. Some of her most reputable quests include job creation, sustaining Medicare and social security, prohibiting the foreclosure of homes and more. A former principal at Skyway Elementary School and a Miami-Dade County School Board member, Wilson’s remarkable success includes a crowning achievement for at-risk youth: the 5000 Role Models of Excellence Project that will commemorate 25 years of infinite growth in 2018.
For the rest of the story, pick up the January/February 2018 issue of ONYX Magazine.