Black History Month: Celebrating Black American Leadership

We are proud to honor the lives of the Black Americans who have led and currently lead our country across all industries this month. Scroll through to see portraits of just a few of these remarkable figures created by our illustrators.

Kamala Harris, Vice President

Illustration by Douglas B. Jones

Phoebe Robinson, Comedian – Ta-Nehisi Cotes, Author – Issa Rae, Actor, Writer, Producer – Jason Reynolds, Author

Illustration by Nigel Buchanan

Ilhan Omar, U.S. Representative

lIllustration by Daniel Baxter

William Grant Still, Composer

Illustration by John Jay Cabuay

Stacey Abrams, Politician & Activist

Illustration by Chris Smith

Harriet Tubman, Abolitionist

Illustration by Mark Fredrickson

Michael Jordan, Athlete

Illustration by PJ Loughran

Eddie Brown, CEO of Brown Capital Management

Illustration by Daniel Hertzberg

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Minister and Activist

Illustration by John Mavroudis

Mae Jameson, Engineer, Physician, and NASA Astronaut

Illustration by Jordi Ferrandiz