Barbara Hays (b. 1946)
Hays joined the National Organization for Women in 1975 and served as recording secretary, newsletter editor, chapter delegate to national NOW conferences, and president of the Midland, Michigan, NOW chapter. In 1987, she began working for national NOW, serving as Legislative Liaison (1987-1989), Chapter and State Development Director (1989-2005), and Organizational Development Director (2005-2007). The collection includes correspondence, notes, conference materials, training materials, printed material, buttons, stickers, etc., documenting Hays' work for NOW at the chapter and national levels, as well as her participation in other feminist activities.