Byrenda Hatcher-Wilson will become the first Black woman to be postmaster in Allentown when she takes the job in a ceremony June 10.
The ceremony, which will take place at 9 a.m. at the Allentown Post Office, 1000 Postal Road, will make Hatcher-Wilson the city’s 37th postmaster, according to a news release.
She will manage 258 employees.
“It’s still a very, very surreal feeling,” Hatcher-Wilson said. “I still can’t believe it.”