Barbara is a Human Resource Development (HRD) executive with over 25 years of combined experience in training and development, organizational development, leadership development, and career management. As an Affiliate Partner with PeopleFirst, Barbara provides Career Transition and Coaching expertise in the Twin Cities region.
Barbara has been coaching C-Level and executives from diverse industries for the past 14 years. Before her role as an executive coach, Barbara was part of Right Management Consultants, a global HR consulting firm, coaching professionals and executives focusing on executive career transition and leadership development.
Barbara has implemented best practices, providing customized solutions to meet the business needs of organizations throughout the global and North American marketplace. Barbara has held executive/board positions in industry and community organizations. She is an active member in the Minnesota Coaches Association.
Barbara holds a Master’s degree in HRD (now called Organizational Learning and Development) from the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul MN.