Barbara is a Creative Director at The Monkeys in Sydney. With a background in design and illustration, Barbara moved to advertising to combine her loves of art, writing, film and comedy.
Prior to The Monkeys, where Barbara has created awarded work for IKEA, MLA and Berlei, Barbara worked at Publicis Mojo Melbourne and Wieden+Kennedy London, working on brands such as Nike, Lurpak, Victorian Tourism, Nestle, Yakult and Cadbury. Her work has been awarded worldwide at shows such as D&AD, Clios, One Show, Webbys and New York Festivals, and during her time at The Monkeys, has helped them to win Australian Agency of the Year eight times across four national and APAC shows.
Passionate about nurturing young creative talent, Barbara has been a tutor at AWARD and has also taught at See Soar Do, a creative technology course for high school girls.