GEORGE AND POSY LOMBARD

Rosamond (Posy) Lombard was a child of privilege.

White privilege.

She was the daughter and one of seven children of longtime — 41 years — Harvard Business School Senior Associate Dean and Professor of Human Relations, George Francis Fabian Lombard and Mary Esther (Jackson).

One distant relative was the governor of Iowa.

Another relative sailed to America on the Mayflower.

A white woman from Massachusetts, she was a civil rights activist who dedicated her life to fighting racism.