Tribute by Ray Preston
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August 25, 2022


Ray Preston


Your presence aboard the starship Enterprise was what drew me to the series 56 years ago. Your portrayal of Lt. Uhura was a source of great joy and inspiration and your continued devotion and service to the space program through NASA opened the doors for many. You will be sorely missed. Godspeed Nichelle.

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