Barb is currently a Corporal WSE on secondment to the BC Real Time Intelligence Centre “RTIC-BC” providing operational support to frontline officers 24/7.  Her current assignment is an opportunity to build relationships with partners from a variety of law enforcement agencies and to expand her understanding of police operations province-wide.  Barb has been with the Vancouver Police Department since 2002 and has primarily worked in the Downtown Business District in patrol, neighbourhood policing, crime analysis, as a long term acting sergeant in crime control and as a field trainer to police recruits.  Barb also sits on the steering committee for VPD’s Beyond 2020 Resiliency conference, scheduled for October 2023. As a founding Board member of BCWLE, Barb is proud to have played a key role in the start up of an organization that exists to be a supportive community for police women throughout the province. Click on contact to send Barb an email or email her directly at