Barbara L. Brayboy is the daughter of the late Luther "Buddy" and Inez Lynch. She grew up in Hollister, NC and is the 7th of 8 children. She graduated from Pembroke State College (UNC-Pembroke) in 1965 with a
Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education. Shortly after graduating Mrs. Brayboy began her professional career as a teacher at the Haliwa School. After 2 years Mrs. Brayboy moved to Pennsylvania and taught in the Kennett Square School District for 8 years. In 1975, Mrs. Brayboy came "home" where she began working as a teacher at Hollister Elementary. During the course of her time in this position Mrs. Brayboy completed her Master's in Elementary Education from North Carolina Central University (1994). Mrs. Brayboy later completed the Principal's and Leadership Certification in 1997 at East Carolina University. Mrs. Brayboy held other positions in the Halifax County School District including Curriculum Specialist, Assistant Principal and Principal.
-Must be enrolled in a 2 year, 4 year, Master's, or Doctorate level program
-Must have a minimum of a 2.5 GPA
-Please indicate if candidate is involved in organizations, clubs, etc. on campus, community, and/or tribe