Barbara Washer joined Career TEAM in 2022 as Executive Director for the company’s WIOA youth initiatives in Cincinnati, Ohio. Barbara brings nearly 10 years of workforce development experience with particular expertise in training and career opportunities related to skilled trades to the TEAM. Throughout her career, Barbara has found a passion for developing innovative training and career advancement opportunities that empower others to improve their lives. Barbara holds a degree in Business Administration from Virginia Wesleyan University and has been recognized in various publications in her home region of Hampton Roads, Virginia, including Top 40 Under 40, Millennial on the Move, and Top Women in Business. When not working hard to accelerate the human condition, Barbara can be found spending time with her wife and family, relaxing, playing board games, or being ultra-competitive at pub trivia nights.