Barbara is the Ocean County Republican Vice-Chair, serving in her 16th year.

She has been involved in politics since the 1980’s in Lacey Township where she served as the Republican Municipal Chair for several years & presently is a Lacey Township Republican County Committeewoman in her district. In 1985 she was a Republican Candidate For Lacey Township Committee.

Barbara was sworn-in as the first woman Deputy County Clerk In 2011, now serving in the 10th year of her 2nd term.

In 1985 Barbara was the President of the Lacey Township Board of Health, served as a Lacey Municipal Utilities Commissioner, & also served on several boards and committees throughout the years in Lacey Township.

Presently Barbara is a member of The Ocean County Federation of Republican Women.

 She is married to her husband Ralph and they have 4 children & 9 grandchildren.