Author of the exciting books: And Still, I Cry; Yes You Can; Eyes of the Beholder; Someday is Now; Mind Bungee Jumping; and Bend in the Road
Businesswoman, Entrepreneur, Elected Official –– Barbara has been a business owner for more than 30 years, providing training, transportation, welfare reform programs, and community-based residential facilities to people with developmental disabilities. Also for more than 30 years Barbara operated Strategies, Tactics and Results, Inc. known as STAR, a company she founded. STAR is a human resources development and training firm located in Baltimore, Maryland. STAR specialized in training and development programs for managers, supervisors, and non-supervisory employees. STAR developed and implemented Employee Assistance Programs (EAP), self-development programs, small business management, in-home health care services, and motivational programs. Barbara is a member of the Maryland House of Delegates and Chair of the Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland. She is a founding member and board chair of the Greater Baltimore Black Chamber of Commerce and the State of Maryland Black Chamber of Commerce.
and International Motivational Speaker
Lecturer & Seminar Presenter