Barb began her career as an employment specialist for a private rehabilitation firm. She then worked for a state VR program as a counselor, transitions program developer, counselor trainer, quality assurance officer, and regional administrator. Additionally, Barb has developed and delivered rehabilitation materials for various grant projects and training centers throughout the country. Barb and her husband adopted a daughter, the love of their lives, who lives with a significant disability. Upon the arrival of her daughter, Barb’s passion for her work turned personal. She thanks you for the opportunity to share what she has learned and for choosing this profession. As a parent, she wants you to know your work is essential and appreciated.