Barbara moved to Conway in 2012 having retired from working as a corporate paralegal in Worcester. She joined UUFES in 2014, attracted by the Book Group. Also a worship associate, she served 3 years on the Sunday Services Committee and joined the Governing Board in 2018. Barbara’s social justice interests include participating in the Book Group’s creation of a Statement of Recognition of Indigenous People, the Black Lives Matter banner task force, and the team renewing UUFES’ LGBTQ Welcoming Congregation status. Barbara works part-time at a local independent bookstore and is a longtime hospice volunteer. She loves reading historic fiction and enjoys kayaking.