Krystal Barrett

Krystal Barrett, a bi-racial artist and activist, hails from Orlando, Florida.

With a decade-long background in higher education, Krystal began her career in social change with the Peace and Justice Institute at Valencia College. During her time at the Institute, she worked directly with national and international authors, scholars, and social justice leaders to further the Institute’s programming and mission. Throughout her time with Valencia, Krystal contributed to fostering a more equitable and inclusive environment for students and employees from all walks of life.

As member of the League of Women Voters of Orange County since 2013, Krystal is passionate about community engagement, mental health advocacy, and the significance of voting.

In 2016, Krystal launched Peace Petals, a pressed flower art and goods business. Through Peace Petals, she has organized donation-based art giveaways supporting non-profits, including The Loveland Foundation and the Mental Health Association of Central Florida.

As a first generation college student, Krystal earned her Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of Central Florida. Her degree encompassed Humanities, Behavioral and Social Sciences, and Leadership Studies.

Krystal Barrett joined the Center for Artistic Activism in February 2022 working on the Unstoppable Voters program before becoming the Programs Coordinator.

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