Barb received her Bachelor of Music degree in PK-12 Vocal Music Education from Hastings College in 1998. Her teaching career has taken her to Arkansas, Iowa, Minnesota, and eventually back home to Nebraska, where she was born and raised. She has had the pleasure of teaching in both rural and urban school settings, as well as both private and public schools.
Barb has been an avid pianist over the years, playing for schools, churches, and choirs, as well as having taught private lessons. In 2022, after 23 years in the music classroom, she began a new challenge as the Peru State College accompanist. She also enjoys performing as an Alto in the Sing Omaha Women’s Choir, and looks forward to building relationships with her piano students at Sing Omaha Studios.