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 retirement from the Department of Defense as a Program Manager/Information Technology Specialist, she became an author with a published series titled 'Who Would Have Thought.' For the series two books written. Book 1 'Who would have thought' and book 2 'Consequences of Crime, Greed, & Love.' Both are in paperback and ebook formats on Amazon & Barnes and noble. The second book a shortlisted 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