As a dedicated and solutions-driven cross-functional leader, Barbara merges an accounting and operations background with expertise in — and passion for — the human side of business, and the Gagen employee experience. A deep believer in innovation, she is passionate and vehement about introducing new methods, tools and ideas to break silos and better the business.
As the Head of People and Operations at Gagen MacDonald, Barbara leads company operations in support of Gagen’s ambitious strategy and growth plans. First joining the firm as an Assistant Controller, she is currently a member of the Gagen Leadership team, responsible for HR, governance and operations. Using her unique eye for both the art and science of leading, she constantly seeks to design systems, structures and processes that drive efficiency, promote equity and help Gagen grow.