A highly motivated, results-oriented trade compliance professional with over twenty years of experience in International Business and Trade, Barbara has great insight and knowledge of the Canadian market and vast experience advising clients on issues related to Canadian imports/exports.
Barbara has significant knowledge in Canadian import and export compliance with hands on experience assisting clients with Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) verification audits, product classification, valuation issues and Free Trade Agreement (FTA) qualification. She is also well-versed in non-resident importation and advises on all border related requirements for Canadian market entry.
A proficient auditor with experience in Canadian import/export audits and record-keeping requirements, she has a significant background in training team members, writing compliance handbooks and manuals and developing corporate policies for trade compliance. Barbara accumulated her experience working in the Canadian Customs brokerage and consulting community and with prominent Canadian international trade lawyers.
Although born in the United States, Barbara is also a Canadian citizen and resides in Canada.