Nikita McMullen, 36, is the first African-American assistant to the fire chief in the city of Hialeah. McMullen has been working at the fire station for over 17 years and started in the billing department.
Nikita McMullen, 36, is the first African-American assistant to the fire chief in the city of Hialeah. McMullen has been working at the fire station for over 17 years and started in the billing department. MATIAS J. OCNER mocner@miamiherald.com
Nikita McMullen, 36, is the first African-American assistant to the fire chief in the city of Hialeah. McMullen has been working at the fire station for over 17 years and started in the billing department. MATIAS J. OCNER mocner@miamiherald.com

Pioneers overcame racial barriers to become first at their jobs in Hialeah Fire Department

February 11, 2016 01:59 PM