Barbara has 29 years of experience in civil and transportation design, engineering, software development. She is a graduate of North Carolina State University and a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of North Carolina. Barbara worked with the North Carolina Department of Transportation Roadway Design unit 1986-1995 as a Roadway Design and Project Engineer. Since this time, she has worked with providing software, support and services of transportation engineering software at Bentley Systems in multiple areas (certification, specifications, marketing, professional services, and sales). Her current role is the Bentley Director of Bridge Information Modeling for the Americas. She was involved on the Tappan Zee Hudson River Crossing project efforts and other megaproject efforts to support of the design teams utilizing Bentley bridge solutions.