Liberian diplomat and jurist who became the 1st African female Chief executive of the US General Assembly in 1970. She became Liberia’s Long term Representative towards the US in 1954. She became the 1st female to serve within the Supreme Courtroom of Liberia in 1977. She wedded Richard A. Henries plus they got two sons collectively. She and Sharon Pratt Kelly had been both members from the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority.