Barb Chamberlain

Nonprofit leader, Public Speaker, and Writer in Washington

Barb Chamberlain

Nonprofit leader, Public Speaker, and Writer in Washington

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Policy thinker & communicator working in active transportation while wearing heels on wheels. As of Jan. 1, 2016, Chief Strategic Officer for Washington Bikes and Cascade Bicycle Club, after leading Washington Bikes into the merger that creates the nation's largest statewide bicycle nonprofit (served as Executive Director of Washington Bikes Aug. 2012-Dec. 2015). Prior to that, Director of Communications & Public Affairs at WSU Spokane for 14+ years. Creator of womenbikeblogs.com & @WomenBikeBlogs. Association for Pedestrian and bicycle Professionals 2015 Nonprofit Professional of the Year. Senior Fellow, Society for New Communications Research. Spokanite living in Seattle. Once upon a time, the youngest woman ever elected to the Idaho State House and Senate.

  • Work
    • Cascade Bicycle Club
  • Education
    • MPA, Eastern Washington University; BA English, Washington State Univ