As consultant and trainer, Barbara works with companies and organizations on terminology training, terminology development and implementations of terminology management system (TMS). She holds a lectureship at New York University and the Lessius University College in Antwerp. Barbara is a US delegate to ISO TC 37 and a frequent speaker at terminology conferences. She draws heavily on her 14-year experience as in-house terminologist (English and German) for J.D. Edwards and Microsoft. Barbara completed both a BA and MA in translation and interpretation and has done PhD-level research in terminology management.
Barbara has dual citizenship from Germany and the United States and has moved back and forth between her home countries several times. As a former heptathlete, she does Yoga regularly and runs the occasional 5k. She lives in Woodinville, WA, with her husband, Greg, and her Dalmatian-Lab mix, Luke.
Barbara Inge Karsch can be reached at bikterminology[at]gmail.com.