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Regina Wilson

Regina Wilson: Extinguishing Sexism in the FDNY

Regina Wilson has been making history since she graduated from the New York Fire Academy in 1999, where she was the only woman in her graduating class. Read More »

The 2016 MAKERS Conference: Regina Wilson

FDNY firefighter Regina Wilson speaks at The 2016 MAKERS Conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. NEXT: All About The 2016 MAKERS ConferenceĀ Ā» Read More »

MAKERS' Exclusive Livestream: Get to Know the Women of "Be The Hero"

This year, MAKERS' launched an exclusive five-part video series presented by Verizon that highlighted the stories of incredible women. Read More »

Be The Hero: Get to Know Regina Wilson's Story

Regina Wilson was only the 12th African-American woman to join the FDNY when she entered the force in 1999. During the Sept. 11 attacks in 2001, she was on the scene as one of the first responders at the World Trade Center site. Read More »

Our "Be The Hero" Series

MAKERS first online original series, Be The Hero, presented by Verizon, highlights the stories of five incredible women. Read More »