Gerber baby, Ann Turner Cook is now 85 and a great-grandmother . Her neighbor, Dorothy Hope Smith, drew the charcoal sketch in when she was 4 months old, for a contest. Gerber has used it on all their products since
Debbie Allen and Phylicia Rashad both graduated from Howard University. Their parents met at Howard and their father is a graduate of Howard University School of Dentistry and their mom a long time educator.