American politician and manager
Barbara Hackman Franklin (born March 19, 1940) is an American politician and businesswoman. She was the 29th United States Secretary of Commerce from 1992 to 1993 to President George H. W. Bush.
|29th United States Secretary of Commerce|
February 27, 1992 – January 20, 1993
|President||George H. W. Bush|
|Preceded by||Robert Mosbacher|
|Succeeded by||Ron Brown|
Barbara Ann Hackman
March 19, 1940
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Wallace Barnes (1986–2020)|
|Education||Pennsylvania State University, University Park (BA)|
Harvard University (MBA)