Barbara is a London-based writer and editor, and co-founder of international lifestyle blog Olympia Monthly. She is a graduate of Brown University (B.A. in Comparative Literature, Translation Studies) and the University of Texas, Austin (MSci, Information Science). 

A lifelong student of translation - amongst languages, media, and cultures - she has worked in strategic and editorial capacities with small creative firms, traditional cultural heritage institutions, and authors and artists as they document their collections, values, and work into the digital realm for increased publicity, transparency, or simply to increase access to their holdings.