Taneshia Barton

Founder & CEO, BlackBoxx
(JGSEO President & Rice MBA '10)

Taneshia (“T”) Canady Barton is the Founder & CEO of BlackBoxx | Custom & Couture Care Packages, while maintaining her leadership position in ThinkPower, Inc. (a Project Management consultancy). A native Texan, born and raised in Dallas, Ms. Barton’s roles as a business leader, philanthropist, dotting wife, and mother have led her to focus her efforts on her passion: giving back. With BlackBoxx, Taneshia and her team partner with other businesses to develop branded programs for Institutions, Sales, Marketing, and HR departments while sharing great products with the world and giving back to worthy causes. Ms. Barton has an undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering from Texas A&M University, an MBA from Rice University, and holds her Project Management Certification (PMP). She is currently President of JGSEO, on the Jones Graduate School Alumni Association Board, a Class Ambassador, and involved in the World Youth Foundation, and Texas A&M Lettermen’s Association. She was a 2010 recipient of the Jones Citizenship Award and M.A. “Mike” Wright Award.