A Black Chef At An All-White Club Who ‘Never Looked Back’

Posted on the January 17th, 2014 under General News by admin

Clayton Sherrod was just 13 in 1964, when he had to quit school to help support his family. He got a job washing dishes at a country club in Birmingham, Ala., with just one goal: running the kitchen. “I had my chart pinned to the wall,” he says, “and I would mark every time I got a promotion.”

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