Barbara, born and raised in Los Angeles, is the youngest of seven children. She is a single parent to her son Brennan and grandmother to granddaughters Jaidyn and Kieana. She has been at her current job for 15 years, just was just promoted to claims adjuster. Barbara is taking online courses to further her education in this field. She enjoys going to baseball and softball games with her favorite baseball team being the New York Yankees. Her bucket list is to visit every baseball stadium in every country, and she has even volunteered for the MLB All-Star Fan Fest. Barbara's love for country music goes deeper than most know. Growing up listening to Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash and Charlie Pride, Barbara loves volunteering at the ACM Awards every year because she gets the opportunity to meet and greet new people from all over the world.