Barb grew up in Green Bay and graduated from West High School. She has a medical background having received her LPN license in 1962 and worked for 3 years at a local hospital. She also has 21 years in the secretarial field working for the Purchasing Manager at KI. She started at the Center in 1992 with a personal experience as she has a nephew with hemophilia. Barb has 4 grown children, 6 grandkids and 1 great grandchild. She plays the clarinet in the Allouez Band and De Pere City Band. Enjoys outdoor sports especially biking in the summer and cross country skiing and snowshoeing in the winter. Also enjoys quiet times doing knitting, crocheting and reading. Over the years she has enjoyed seeing the patients grow from babies to adults and getting to know the families on a personal level has been very rewarding.