Carolyn R.Payton

psychology professional Carolyn R.Payton

Carolyn R. Payton (1925-2001) was an American psychologist and educator known for her significant contributions to the field of psychology and for her historic appointment as the first female and the first African American director of the United States Peace Corps. Her career was marked by her dedication to educational and cross-cultural exchange programs, and her advocacy for women's and civil rights.