Barbara Goodwin is the business operations analyst in AARP’s Public Policy Institute and manages administrative processes related to budgets, procurement of goods and services, and contractor and vendor payments.
She began working with AARP in 1985 and has held various administrative oversight positions in the Division of Legislation, Research, and Public Policy. She has also served as senior executive secretary in the office of the executive director. Prior to arriving in the United States, she worked with law firms both in the United Kingdom and Frankfurt, Germany. She was educated in England and received GCSEs and Royal Society of Arts qualifications in office practice.