Madison Maxey is the latest to be featured in the NBCBLK28 project. In celebration of Black History Month, NBC is featuring profiles on African Americans making a difference in their community and across the country.
Maxey is the founder of "The Crafted." It's a company that does top secret design research and prototypes for clients like American Express and Northface. She's also a wearable technology guru and has created technology-enabled dresses you may have seen on the Red Carpet like the LED dress Lupita Nyong'o wore to a Star Wars event.