Margot Lee Shetterly

Margot Lee Shetterly is a writer who grew up in Hampton, Virginia, where she knew many of the women in Hidden Figures. She is an Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Fellow and the recipient of a Virginia Foundation of the Humanities grant for her research into the history of women in computing. She lives in Charlottesville,Virginia. 

From the dust jacket of Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race