Barbara has been immersed in media and communications for nearly 30 years.
Ink flows freely in her family tree – Barbara’s maternal grandfather was a newspaper reporter and her great, great grandfather was, in his day, the youngest editor on Fleet Street.
Barbara spent two decades reporting, producing and presenting news & current affairs for the ABC before moving into public relations.
Her expertise includes issues management, stakeholder engagement, multi-media content creation and making sure there’s always a Plan B!
Barbara has a deep understanding of media expectations and processes, and what makes a good story worth repeating or responding to.
She has developed and managed a variety of successful public relations campaigns including high-profile projects for the RSL, AMA, Events Queensland and Hilton.