An author who writes mystery, murder, and suspense stories in the genre of fiction. Barbara was born in Ashville, Alabama. A graduate of Ashville High School and received her Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Alabama A&M University.  

Shortly after her retirement from the Department of Defense as a Program Manager/Information Technology Specialist, she became an author. Her published novels include 'Who Would Have Thought' and 'Consequences of Crime, Greed, & Love'. The second book has been chosen as a finalist for the Best Book Editors 2021 Award Category:Best Cover.
​Barbara is an avid reader, and when not writing she enjoys reading, quilting, and watching mystery/thriller movies