Barb Townsend


Part-Time Instructional Design Expert, Professional Copy Editor & Full-Time Self-Starter: What Can I Finish for You Today?

About Me


My Experience

  • Instructional Design - 20 Yrs
  • Copy Editor - 15 Yrs
  • Educator - 20 Yrs

Barbara Townsend lives in Lawrenceville, GA with her husband Walt, and sons Ben and Matt. She has held a variety of teaching, administration, performance technology and training positions in both corporate and non-profit settings.


Barb holds a BA in Elementary Education from Westminster College and a MS in Instructional Design, Development and Evaluation from Syracuse University.


Barb is the Founder of Heartstrings Needlework Ministry and enjoys the role of accompanist - helping others 'shine' - whether playing the piano for a school chorus, or helping individuals and organizations succeed in their vocations.

My Experience

I've worked in and for businesses big and small, for profit and non-profit, providing strategy, education, and coordinating efforts to support senior executive leadership. Here are a few organizations which I've had the pleasure of working for.

My Services

I consult for large and small organizations as well as individuals with their editorial, copy editing, and instructional design & development needs. How can I help you go further, faster?

Contact Me

I am currently available for work inquiries related to my listed services.