Fluent in five languages. Versed in psychology, math and classical studies. Oh, and add to that being the youngest African-American engineer in the country. Britney Exline set a major precedent and become a pioneer, all at the tender age of 19.
â€śI really donâ€™t think itâ€™s been any different, except for in the beginning people are always a little shocked to learn that, but if they get to know me, then they know that itâ€™s just a number,â€ť NewsOne reports she said at the time of her May 2011 graduation.
The stellar University of Pennsylvania grad accepted a job as a software engineer outside of Boston and eventually plans to attend graduate school to follow up on her bachelorâ€™s degree in computer science. She also loves volunteering to help others, and has traveled to Cameroon with the One Laptop program.