Barbara Morris, Board Member, Quincy Point
Barbara Morris has been a member of the Manet Board of Directors since 1995. Over nearly two decades, she has held virtually every office on the Board—including President three times—and has served on every committee. Currently, Barbara chairs the Human Resources Committee and the By-Laws Committee. An impassioned advocate on Manet’s behalf, she has earned a Health Care Governance Certificate from the National Association of Community Health Centers.
Barbara calls on her background as an elementary-school teacher in Quincy Public Schools and a local parochial school. She taught English for Speakers of Other Languages at Quincy College, where she served as an adjunct instructor, developed an educational program for employees of Symmons Industries, and wrote an ESOL manufacturing curriculum for the State of Massachusetts.
Her extensive community involvement includes the Quincy Democratic City Committee, where she is Affirmative Action Officer, and membership on the Board of Quincy Community Action Programs.