Barbara was born and raised in Columbus Ohio. She was a graduate of Groveport Madison High School in 1986 and a graduate of Nationwide Beauty Academy in 1987. She is a licensed cosmetologist who specialized in skin and nail care. She retired from this industry after 19 great years.
Barbara received Christ and was baptized at FBC in December of 1996, and she and her family have attended FBC ever since. After retiring from cosmetology, God had a new direction for her life and she joined the church staff in July 2006 as the Financial Administrator.
Barbara is married to Jim Reece. They were married in August 1989, and were blessed with 2 wonderful children (Austin and Briana). Barb and Jim have also been blessed with taking in homeless children over the years. One of those children Willie and his wife Elizabeth made us grandparents to 2 grandchildren. In 2018 we took in Cecelia and she brings our family so much joy! Our daughter Briana was married and in 2019 made us a grandparent again to a beautiful baby boy!
Her likes: Spending time with family and grand kids, Reese cups, Oreo ice cream, shoes, shopping and a clean house!
Her dislikes: mean people, liver and onions and a dirty house.
Her hobbies: motorcycle riding with husband, crafts, tangle-word puzzles and watching movies.