Barbara is the Board Secretary for Animal Samaritans. She grew up is South Pasadena, California and lives in Palm Desert. She attended College at the University of Alabama, UCLA, and Cal State LA. She received her Master’s Degree at Azusa Pacific. Barbara taught School in Indio and Palm Desert.
Barbara is one of the founding members of Animal Samaritans and started its Humane Education Program and Animal Assisted Therapy Program. Barbara has 2 children, 5 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. Barbara resides in Palm Desert with her rescue dog and cat.