Maxine Moore Carr 8/15/1938 Kinloch, MO.
Has 12 siblings.
After graduating high school moved to Los Angeles, worked in a garment factory, as a telephone operator, and an assistant teacher with Head Start.
Graduated with a degree in sociology from Los Angeles State College, now California State University Los Angeles.
Member of California Assembly from 1977 - 1991.
Co-founded Black Women’s Forum and Community Build.
Married twice, two children.
Peace, love, joy, gratitude, faith, courage, compassion, and blessings.