Luna HighJohn-Bey


Lead Researcher, London Nelson Legacy Initiative

Luna HighJohn-Bey, a Santa Cruz resident for over a decade, serves as Historian in Residence at the Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History. Originating from Washington, DC, she passionately explores community-based history, emphasizing the transformative power of understanding our shared past. Luna’s dedicated work unveils overlooked narratives, recognizing community-led historical research as vital for genuine liberation.