was a student at San Francisco State College (now University) before she joined the Black Panther Party. Initially frightened of the BPP, she joined after meeting Eldridge and Kathleen Cleaver. Barbara was a member from 1970-1974 and worked at BPP offices in Oakland, Philadelphia, New York and Africa. She retired from social work in 2003 but remains an advocated for literacy programs.
Mix Match earrings created with up-cycled earring findings.