Barbara Becker was voted a Voice of the Year by BlogHer and was selected to read her work before an audience of 4,000 at their annual keynote. Essays about her reflections on living with the end in mind have appeared in Salon, Modern Loss and Daily Kos. She is a regular contributor to the Huffington Post on everything from international affairs to parenting and the arts.
Barbara is also the founder of EqualShot, a strategic communications consultancy in New York. For over twenty years, she has served a broad range of influential organizations including the United Nations, the Ms. Foundation for Women, the World Bank, Human Rights First, the International Planned Parenthood Federation, and the Grameen Bank of Bangladesh.
Barbara is on the faculty of Columbia University’s masters program in strategic communications. She works frequently with faculty and students at Harvard Law School’s Human Rights Program.