Barbara has a varied career background, having worked in education, sales for several start-up magazines, fundraising and event planning for the American Heart Association, and marketing, communications, PR, and social media for a congregational church, a children’s non-profit, and an emergency and specialty veterinary hospital.
Barbara is also the co-founder of an award-winning website, Motherrr.com, that focuses on healing difficult mother-daughter relationships from the adult daughter’s perspective. Look for a Motherrr.com book in the not-too-distant future!
A Stamford, CT, native, Barbara has an undergraduate degree in Psychology and English, and an MS in Education. She loves to act and is honored to be a member of the Screen Actors Guild.
Harriet the Spy (series), Wuthering Heights, The Other Boleyn Girl, The Kite Runner, The Great Alone (and many, many more)
Author You Could Be Best Friends With:
Many of our BookTrib authors!
If You Could Be Any Character in Literature:
For her adventurousness — Ms. Frizzle from The Magic School Bus books (Plus, I dressed as her for Halloween several years when I was a 3rd-grade teacher!)
Worlds to Live By:
“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” — Confucius