Director of Student Development
Barb is a Bay Area native and joined the Fusion family in 2012 with the opening of the Los Gatos campus.
Barb has extensive experience working with children and adolescents in recreational, therapeutic, and educational settings. Prior to joining Fusion, she worked for 13 years with a Wraparound program serving children and families in Santa Clara County. She has incorporated many Wraparound values into her own life including the belief that a strength-based, individualized, and collaborative approach can lead to successful outcomes in almost any aspect of life. She is excited to share Fusion's personalize learning approach with the greater Denver community.
Barb holds a Master’s of Arts in counseling with an emphasis in health psychology from Santa Clara University and a Bachelor’s of Science in sociology with a minor in psychology from the University of Wyoming, where she lettered in NCAA Division I soccer.
When Barb isn’t working, she can be found eating dark chocolate, traveling the globe pursing landscape photography, exploring the great outdoors, reading, experimenting with kitchen gadgetry, and eating dark chocolate.