Barbara Ross

National Director, Communications


Barbara Ross is the National Director of Communications for ExcelinEd. In this role, she supports external communications and marketing efforts across all 50 states.

Barbara brings more than a decade of experience directing strategies to inform and engage policymakers, media and diverse stakeholder groups. An award-winning writer, she previously worked in Florida government leading communications and outreach teams and was an editor for several national publishers developing K-12 and higher education resources. She has a bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College and a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Michigan.Sentence 1: Name and Position.