Barbara is based in Jacksonville, FL and concentrates on yacht sales and marketing for Curtis Stokes & Associates, from South Carolina to the Space Coast area of Florida.
Beginning in her teen years in Atlanta, Barbara was power boating and water skiing before taking up sailing in college, the result of a weekend seminar she took through the Yale Sailing Club. Experienced in both fresh water and blue water sailing, she has chartered extensively throughout the Caribbean and sailed the southeast coastal waters of the U.S.
Barbara is Commodore of North Florida Cruising Club, a past Secretary of Jacksonville Sail and Power Squadron, and a member of Marine Trawler Owners Association. She is a past member of Rotary International, American Mensa, and the Chamber of Commerce, and is a graduate of the Chamber of Commerce Leadership Academy
When she isn’t helping clients with their nautical needs or boating with friends, Barbara enjoys cooking, entertaining, and musical theater.