Barbara left her native New York to attend the Catholic University of America in the late 1960’s and found the Washington metropolitan area so fascinating she never left. Now a resident of Northern Virginia, Barbara enjoyed a creative career with the Federal Government where she used her advanced degree in Library Science to establish the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s first library. She also participated in the origination of the State Department’s current method of delivering support services to U.S. embassies overseas, allowing her to travel extensively.
Bethan recently graduated from Vassar College with a Bachelor of Arts in History, Jewish Studies, and English, with academic focuses that included modern American and British politics and Talmudic scholarship. She is also a proud graduate of Stua