Barb Hart

Barb became the executive director of the Foundation for Vision Research in October of 2018.  She provides strategic and operational guidance and administers the day-to-day operations of the Foundation.  Her efforts allow our research coordinators and physicians to focus on our patients and deliver the highest quality care while advancing retinal science.   

Barb graduated from the University of Dayton with a BS in Management Information Systems and a minor in Computer Science.  During her career, she has worked for a variety of organizations in a wide spectrum of business functions – consulting, programming, sales, marketing, design, and accounting.  Barb acknowledges that she uses ‘all of these experiences in her work every day at FVR’. She enjoylearning about research and feels honored to work for a mission-driven organization that has the potential to change the lives of so many people.