Barb has been in the insurance industry since the age of 16. In high school, they offered a co op program which allowed her to get her elective credits by working. With the help of the co op Counselor, she found a part-time job at Liberty Mutual. Barb has been in the industry ever since and has worked in claims, loss prevention, and when she moved into business sales, she became a CSR. She currently holds her CISR Elite designation. She has been married 28 years and lives in Pittsburgh with her Husband, David. In her spare time, Barb loves gardening (flowers and vegetables), karate/self defense, and cookies.