Barbara spent over 20 years in customer service management positions within the banking and wireless phone industries. She holds a BS in Business Education and MBA from Oregon State University. She is a serendipitous traveler and has visited 83 countries on 6 continents. In her leisure time, Barbara enjoys running, biking and kayaking. She has completed 20 marathons and has retired from long-distance running. This will be Barbara’s third full Semester at Sea voyage. She and Ed sailed on the Fall 2008 and Spring 2013 voyages where she also worked as Textbook Coordinator. They also sailed on the last two Enrichment Voyages and one Reunion Voyage. She’s very excited to be on the inaugural voyage of MV World Odyssey.