Barbara has been the Land Acquisition manager for the National Forest System since 2019 and is excited to be working on land conservation. Barbara has worked on environmental policy and appropriations issues in positions at the Office of Management and Budget, the US Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, and the Fish and Wildlife Service as well as the Forest Service. She has an A.B. from Stanford in International Relations and a Master’s degree in Public Policy from Harvard. In her free time she loves to hike, sing, and read.