Black History Month Spotlight: Harvey Gantt


In honor of Black History Month, we are highlighting leaders who have made an impact on business and community. This week, Charlotte attorney Chris Kouri shares the accomplishments of Harvey Gantt, the first African-American student at Clemson University, and first African-American Mayor of Charlotte, NC.

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