"I took a step that changed my life. I joined the Marines."
First African-American Female Combat Pilot
It's only been a year since Captain Vernice Armour left the Corps to start her own business, but she's already using what she learned as a Marine — and a helicopter pilot — and she's sure it'll stay with her for the rest of her career. "Everything I do stems from my time in the Corps," she says. Once a Marine . . .