A ‘hard-headed woman’ committed to inclusion

By , Guest Columnist Published: March 26, 2019 2:12 PM CT
Guest Columnist

Roquita Coleman-Williams

Roquita Coleman-Williams is a member of the Memphis Area Transit Authority Board of Commissioners and former president of the Memphis World Trade Club. She became a certified train conductor in her role as a solutions manager for Canadian National Railway. 

'I’m pretty certain it was that Memphis grit and grind that I wasn’t always so comfortable with that helped me earn a license as a locomotive conductor at nearly 40 years old.'


Memphis World Trade Club Roquita Coleman-Williams


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