Barbara and her husband, David, imports from Kentucky, have been Trinity disciples since 1988. After 38 years in special education as a teacher, principal, and special education supervisor, Barbara retired from Abington School District in 2008. Over the years at Trinity, Barbara has been a greeter, coffee hour host, supporter of Manna on Main Street and the Laurel House, communion assistant, and new member mentor. She attends Wednesday morning Bible study, serves as an assisting minister, Eucharistic minister, lector, and last June graduated from Diakonia (a two-year Christian education and faith formation program). Barbara has participated in small group discussions and serves on the Capital Campaign committee. She has given several Temple Talks on stewardship. She enjoys working on the worship committee developing new worship opportunities for all disciples. Barbara owns and operates a small farm that boards retired horses. She rides and shows competitively on her own horse in local shows and serves on the Associated Horse Show Board of Directors as their awards banquet chairperson.