01 Grace Robertson

You just can’t predict exactly what’s going to happen. It’s a big adrenaline rush, and it’s scary, but exciting at the same time.

Grace Robertson, a firefighter and EMS in Cherokee County, Georgia and one of six women in the state to complete FLAMES (a grueling 48-hour training program), goes about a typical workday.

Follow Grace throughout her shift and hear, in her own words, who and what inspired her to break into this physically demanding, male-dominated field.

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02 Tia Norfleet

first African-American NASCAR-licensed driver

meet Tia