Vice President, Founding Member
Barbara is a mother of two sons with speech/language problems. Due to their disabilities, Barbara returned to school and earned her degree in Speech-Language Pathology and CCC. She worked in the field for 25 years serving students in a variety of school-based settings. Her one son, Tom, cannot live independently and she is concerned about his care when she can no longer care for him. Along with other parents and caregivers involved with DIGS, Barbara’s mission and goal are to help provide safe housing, work, and leisure opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities. She is a founding member of DIGS and is currently serving as the volunteer Vice President for the nonprofit.